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Customers allowed back into Lexington County Walmart after evacuation

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Customers have been allowed back into a Walmart in Lexington County after it was evacuated Saturday afternoon.

Customers at the Walmart on South Lake Drive were asked to leave the store at about 1 p.m. Saturday because of a gas leak.

Emergency crews were called to the scene.  Firefighters say the gas leak was minor.

There are no reports of injuries.

People were allowed back into the store about an hour later.

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