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Southern Illinois schools dismissed early due to gas leak

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WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL -

Two schools in southern Illinois have been dismissed early due to a gas leak.

The Williamson County Emergency Management Agency says Project Echo School and Starquest Academy were dismissed at 9:30 a.m.

The gas leak also closed Illinois Route 37 North from the Franklin County Line to Stiritz Road. That road has since been reopened.

We will be updating this story.

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