Possible gas leak evacuates Brevard school

Meadowlane Intermediate School in West Melbourne evacuated


WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. – A West Melbourne elementary school has been evacuated because of a possible gas leak.

Administrators at Meadowlane Intermediate School ordered classrooms evacuated Thursday morning after the odor was reported.

Brevard County Fire Rescue crews were at the school, and a hazardous materials team was also alerted.

The school's 900 students were directed outside, News 6 partner Florida Today reported.