James (katsurian) wrote,

a little excitement at work

"We may be doing an evacuation," the foreman says not quite halfway through my shift. "Don't panic but the (road) construction crew outside hit a gas main and the (upstairs) office is filling up with a terrible gas smell. They have several fire trucks out there monitoring and we'll see what happens."
No evacuation and no explosion but talking to the secretaries upstairs while picking up my paycheck after work, it sounds like they should have been sent away from the office. The company across the street did get evacuated for several hours. Guess it depended on which way the wind blew.

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