Gas leak prompts evacuation of rehab clinic on South Padre Island

Origins Recovery Center // File Photo

Authorities have evacuated a rehabilitation clinic on South Padre Island following reports of a gas leak.

It all happened at the Origins Recovery Center on the 4600 block of Padre Boulevard around 9:30 a.m. Monday.

South Padre Island city officials confirmed that firefighters were searching for the exact source of the gas leak.

Patients and staff had been evacuated from the building as a precaution.

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