Lexington, SC (WLTX)- TheWalmart in Lexington had to be briefly evacuated Saturday after a gas line break.

The incident took place at the store located onSouth Lake Drive.

Officials saya natural gas line pipe was damaged by a fork lift.

The patrons at Wal-Mart were evacuated for approximately an hour. Lexington County Fire was able to safely control the situation withinan hour.

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