Gas leak prompts evacuation of Kiwi plant in Amity

Author: , Web Producer
Published: Jun 25 2013 07:02:30 PM EDT
AMITY TWP., Pa. -

A natural gas leak forced dozens of employees out of a plant in Amity Township on Thursday.

The Kiwi plant in the 400 block of Old Swede Road emptied out around 1 p.m.

At least 75 people evacuated the building while UGI worked to stop the leak.

Old Swede Road was shut down in the area for about an hour.