Possible gas leak shuts down St. Peters School in Yonkers

Students from St. Peters School in Yonkers had to be evacuated while crews checked the building. (5/6/14)

YONKERS - A possible gas leak temporarily shut down a school in Yonkers this morning.

Officials say the St. Peters School on Hawthorne Avenue was evacuated shortly after 9:30 a.m. when the smell of gas was reported.

Fire and Con Ed crews arrived to check the building and found no traces of gas.

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Students were allowed back into the school at around 10:15 a.m.

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