Gas leak leads to evacuations at Waldorf University

School officials say it happened Thursday morning.

Posted: Jan 24, 2020 7:18 AM
Updated: Jan 24, 2020 7:23 AM

FOREST CITY, Iowa – Parts of Waldorf University were evacuated Thursday morning due to a gas leak.

The school says a minor leak started around 11:30 am and it took officials about 90 minutes to bring it under control.

As a precaution, the campus center, the Odvin Hagen Music Center, and Tanner Hall were evacuated.

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