Store evacuated for Freon leak

Published 10:07 pm Monday, July 9, 2018

Suffolk Fire & Rescue responded to the Food Lion on Portsmouth Boulevard for a Freon leak on Monday morning.

The leak happened in a maintenance room, city spokesman Tim Kelley said. The store was evacuated for a short time as a precaution.

The store had maintenance staff on hand working in the area with the leak occurred, Kelley stated.

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There were no injuries.