Newington High School briefly evacuated

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Students and staff were briefly evacuated from Newington High School Friday morning.

According to fire officials, the school's resource officer noticed an odor of gas, and the decision to evacuate the building was made.

Fire officials investigated, and everyone was allowed to go back in the building a short time later.

No injuries were reported.

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