Shoppers evacuated from Metrotown in Burnaby on Monday

Dec 5 2017, 4:25 pm

Shoppers at Burnaby’s Metropolis at Metrotown had their evening cut short on Monday, after an evacuation took place in light of what appeared to be a gas leak.

FortisBC was called into investigate and confirmed in a tweet that the incident was indeed a gas leak. .

There were no reported medical incidents as a result of the situation, and three hours later, Fortis gave everyone the all-clear.

The store was expected to be open for regular shopping hours on Tuesday.

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