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Reported propane tank leak in Verona causes residents to evacuate

Residents in a Verona neighborhood were forced to evacuate after the Verona Fire Department said a propane tank leaked Sunday night.

Posted: Aug. 12, 2018 10:48 PM
Updated: Aug. 13, 2018 9:51 AM

VERONA, Miss. (WTVA) - Residents in a Verona neighborhood were forced to evacuate after the Verona Fire Department said a propane tank leaked Sunday night.

A firefighter confirmed with WTVA that the leak happened in the 300 block of County Road 711. It was reported around 7 p.m.

Responders said eight to ten homes were asked to evacuate. Residents were able to return to their houses the same night.

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