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RDES investigating possible gas leak - UPDATE

April 4, 2023 3:58 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

4:30 p.m. Building no longer evacuated

Residents of an evacuated building on Ironstone Drive are being let back in following a gas leak that occurred this afternoon.

Emergency Services will remain on scene for several hours for ongoing monitoring. Ironstone Drive is expected to re-open to traffic in the next hour. 

3:50 p.m. RDES investigating possible gas leak

RDES is on scene of a possible gas leak at a multi-family residential unit on Ironstone Drive.

There are no injuries. Occupants of the building are currently evacuated, with City transit buses on scene to provide a warm space for evacuees. RDES is investigating the cause.

Ironstone Drive from 30 Avenue to Inglewood Drive is closed to traffic at this time. Please avoid the area.

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