Gas leak fixed at North Huntingdon strip mall |

Gas leak fixed at North Huntingdon strip mall

Megan Tomasic

A North Huntingdon strip mall was evacuated early Sunday morning due to a gas leak, according to a Westmoreland County 911 emergency dispatcher.

Crews responded shortly after 7:40 a.m. to Norwin Town Square, which houses Planet Fitness, Shop ‘n Save and other businesses, to reports of the leak.

According to the Circleville Volunteer Fire Department Facebook page, crews found a leak in one of the air handlers on the roof. After investigating, officials found it was coming from a stove burner in a Japanese restaurant.

Crews were on scene for about three hours.

Lee Gierczynski, communications manager with Columbia Gas, confirmed the situation was clear and that gas services were being restored.

Megan Tomasic is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Megan at 724-850-1203, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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