Posted: 4 November, 2016 by Fox

Federation Square Evacuated

A couple of hundred people have been evacuated from Federation Square, in Melbourne's CBD after a leak in a gas main, ABC reports. 

The Metropolitan Fire Brigade was called to the square about 11.30am - Fire officials said they believed the source of the leak had been identified and that the area was being cleared as a precaution.

More than 200 people ever evacuated. 

People are reportedly re-entering the area now. 

Image: Twitter @Andrea_Niernhoff

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