Guilderland High School evacuated after gas line breached

GUILDERLAND, N.Y. – Guilderland High School was evacuated Thursday after a gas line was breached near the building.

School officials say that at about11:45 a.m., a gas line was breached on the east side of the high school building. The breach occurred as a fence was being installed around a gas meter.

All students and staff were evacuated from the building, and National Grid and local emergency responders were on site. National Grid is repairing the line, and students have been allowed to re-enter the building. 

Students will resume their normal schedule for the reminder of the day.

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