POSTED: Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 3:08pm
martinsville — According to the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office, gas lines to Martinsville ISD have been shut off.
Traffic on Highway 95 South has been re-opened.
We are responding to a ruptured natural gas line along Highway 7 East near Martinsville.
Because of the strong odor of gas in the area, Martinsville ISD is dismissing classes and the children and teachers will be evacuated from the area.
Please avoid traveling that along Highway 7 near Martinsville until the gas has been shut off.
From Nacogdoches Sheriff's Office