Cheyenne Elementary School Evacuates
Cheyenne, Wy – Students and faculty at a Cheyenne elementary school were evacuated Tuesday because of a suspected gas leak.
Laramie County School District 1 spokeswoman Mary Quast said Jessup Elementary was evacuated before noon. She said students were taken to a gymnasium separate from the school to be fed lunch and picked up by their parents.
Quast said crews from Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power were called in to investigate the potential leak.
School was called off at Jessup Elementary for the remainder of the day.