Crews give all-clear after Berglund Center evacuation due to potential gas leak

Saturday’s Rail Yard Dawgs game has been delayed to 7:30 p.m.

Fire personnel gave an all-clear after a reported gas leak at the Berglund Center (WSLS)

ROANOKE, Va. – Roanoke Fire-EMS said the all-clear was given after fire personnel responded to the call for a potential gas leak at the Berglund Center in Roanoke Saturday.

The building was evacuated out of precaution, and Roanoke Gas was called the scene to conduct readings.

Fire-EMS said once personnel determined the building to be safe, guests were allowed to re-enter the building.

The Rail Yard Dawgs game originally scheduled for 7:05 p.m. has been delayed to a 7:30 p.m. puck drop.

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