UPDATE: Missouri State officials say the all clear has been issued for the gas leak on Bear Blvd. All students and staff are safe to return to campus.
Missouri State University officials sent out an emergency alert to student and staff this morning instructed them to evacuate the area and stay away from campus after a gas leak.
Officials say a gas line was hit on Bear Blvd near the Bear Line transit on campus. The emergency alert was sent at 9:40 a.m. Friday.
Bear Blvd is also listed as Monroe Street if you are looking at a map.
The warning says anyone in that area should prepare to evacuate. Anyone planning on coming to campus should stay away for now.
We’ll keep you update with more information.