Fumes sicken students; school evacuated in Philly

October 26, 2009 8:51:50 AM PDT
A reported gas leak at a Philadelphia school forced its evacuation.

The leak was reported just before 8:30 a.m. at the J. Hampton Moore Elementary School at Summerdale and Tyson after the report of a gas odor. Several students reportedly became ill.

The building was ventilated and the situation placed "under control" just before 9 a.m.