Independence High School reopens Monday after gas leak


CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) — A high school in east Charlotte was evacuated Monday morning following a reported gas leak in the building, CMS confirms. 

Independence High School was evacuated after a ‘strong odor’ of gas was detected on the first floor. 

No injuries have been reported. 

Students were allowed to re-enter the school about 40 minutes after the reported issue Monday. 

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