National Zoo officials say a gas line has been struck at a construction site on zoo grounds, but the zoo is open.
A gas leak forced nearly 250 homes in Montgomery County to be evacuated or sheltered in place Thursday, authorities said.
Crews working a water main cut a natural gas line in Glen Burnie, prompting the evacuation of 45 homes.
The students of Mount Daniel School in Falls Church were jumping for joy when they got to leave school early Thursday, but the school’s administrators were stuck dealing with a wet, gaseous mess.
A number of stores and a movie theater at the Boulevard at the Capital Centre in Largo were evacuated Monday afternoon due to a natural gas leak.