Arena Building evacuated due to gas leak

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The Arena Building in Cape Girardeau was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a gas leak.

The Cape Girardeau fire department said they believe a pilot light in the kitchen area caused the reported leak.

The department responded to the scene and turned off the gas.

They say the building is now safe, no one was hurt and that this will not impact the polls Tuesday.

The building is being used on Tuesday as a polling center for elections in Cape Girardeau County.

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