Pocomoke Middle School Gas Leak

On Monday, September 11, 2017 at 8:15AM the Fire Marshal's Office responded with the Pocomoke Volunteer Fire Company for a report of a gas leak at the Pocomoke Middle School located on 8th Street in Pocomoke, MD.  Arriving firefighters discovered a strong odor of gas inside the building.  The school was evacuated, the gas leak located and mitigated.  The cause was constributed to a heating system located on the roof.