Hardin Co., IL courthouse closed until 12/12 after gas leak - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Hardin Co., IL courthouse closed until 12/12 after gas leak

HARDIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

The Hardin County Sheriff's Department says the courthouse in Elizabethtown, Ill. was evacuated at 1:25 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 11 due to a gas smell.

According to the sheriff's department, by 4 p.m. Ameren cleared the leak.

Hardin County Sheriff Jerry T. Fricker wanted to make sure the public knew the courthouse would closed for the rest of the day.

He said it should reopen at 8 a.m. on Dec. 12.

If you have any questions, you can call the sheriff's department at 618-287-2271.

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