EXETER TWP., Pa. -

Leaking gas from a struck line forced the evacuation of a Walmart store in Berks County on Monday.

The incident happened around 7:45 a.m. at the store at 5900 Perkiomen Ave. in Exeter Township.

A forklift operator hit a gas line inside the store, which caused the gas leak, officials said.

The store was evacuated for about an hour.

No one was injured.