Strong odor forces evacuation of 2 Philadelphia stores

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February 8, 2014 9:19:05 PM PST
A strong odor forced the evacuation of two businesses in Northeast Philadelphia strip mall Saturday night.

Firefighters evacuated the Best Buy store and the Planet Fitness on Roosevelt Boulevard and Red Lion Road just after 7:00 p.m.

Officials say the odor was coming from a heater inside the gym.

There were no reports of injuries.

PGW and Philadelphia fire crews continue to investigate the cause of the odor.