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All-Clear Given After Two Princess Anne Schools Evacuated

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Students board buses at Washington High School to be transported back to to Princess Anne and Greenwood elementary schools. The two elementary schools were evacuated as a precautionary measure when the smell of a gas leak was detected. (Photo: WBOC) Students board buses at Washington High School to be transported back to to Princess Anne and Greenwood elementary schools. The two elementary schools were evacuated as a precautionary measure when the smell of a gas leak was detected. (Photo: WBOC)
PRINCESS ANNE, Md.- The all-clear has been given after a possible gas leak forced the evacuation of two elementary schools in Princess Anne on Thursday morning. 

Hundreds of students from Princess Anne and Greenwood elementary schools were transported to nearby Washington High School shortly after 9 a.m. when the smell of a gas leak was detected in the area of Stewart Neck Road. Parents received automated calls about the situation and had to the option to pick their children up.

No leak was ever found. Officials believe it was an odor cloud. There were no reported injuries. 

Shortly after 11 a.m., the Princess Anne Fire Department gave the all-clear and students began being bused back to their schools to resume the day.
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