Mysterious odor prompts school evacs

April 25, 2008 11:44:53 AM PDT
3 Port Richmond schools had to be evacuated this morning because of a strong gas odor in the area. It happened just after 10:00. Schools on the 3200 block of Edgemont Street at 2420 E. Allegheny Street and 2541 E. Madison were affected.

PGW crews were called out to the scene and found it was not a hazardous situation.

Students were allowed back in the schools just before 11:00am.