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Gas leak capped at Coastal Middle, Marshpoint Elementary

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According to Island High School officials, the gas leak at the Coastal Middle construction site has been capped. 

Currently, students from Marshpoint will first be moved back to their school. Coastal Middle students should remain in place at Islands until further notice.

Marshpoint students are heading back to the school, and parents can pick them up there. 

The gas leak was at Coastal Middle School from the construction site for the new gym behind the school. 

Islands High does not have an early dismissal today. 

The fire department and gas company responded to fix the problem.

There are about 600 students from Coastal and 900 from Marshpoint that were evacuated. Dismissal is on schedule, not early. However, parents can still pick up their students early if they want.

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