Lawton_Seventy buildings on Fort Sill, including fifty used for family housing, were evacuated Wednesday night due to a major gas leak on Rogers Lane. The leak was repaired around 9:30pm, and those evacuated families can now return home.
The leak started around 5pm on Rogers Lane between Sheridan Road and Fort Sill Boulevard when a contractor accidentally struck a 10-inch, high-pressure gas main.
The gas leak shut down traffic between Fort Sill Boulevard and Sheridan Road for several hours.
Families who were evacuated from their homes on Fort Sill to area hotels are free to return tonight.
Spanish police kill five suspects connected to the Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group.
Police in Finland say they have shot a man in the leg after he was suspected of stabbing several people in the western city of Turku.
Under fire over competence and moral leadership, Trump defends Confederate statues and attacks his critics.
Colleges are bracing for more violence on campus after a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia became the latest example of hatred migrating from the internet to the streets.