New Castle News


September 25, 2013

Gas odor prompts evacuation

NEW CASTLE — Riverside Apartments on West North Street was evacuated this morning after an odor of natural gas was detected.

Riverside residents were taken to Mary, Mother of Hope Parish Center across the street while Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania personnel were attempting to determine the source of the odor.

The New Castle fire and police departments responded to the scene around 8:30 a.m.

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