Eastside Walmart evacuated due to gas leak

(Casper, Wyo.) -Around 8:30 pm Wed. night Casper Fire/EMS responded to the Eastside Wal Mart for a gas leak. Accoriding to fire officals a piece of equipment operating near Wal Mart's loading docks struck an overhead heater and damaged a gas line. The staff immediately evacuated the store. The leak caused some gas buildup in that area. Fire fighters found odor of gas inside but at no time did they find an ignitable mixture with air. Source Gas secured the line and ventilation was done. The building was turned back over to Walmart within an hour. #oilcity #news