BAY NEWS 9--Breaking News.....

Emergency rescue crews from Pinellas County are at the scene of a gas leak at the Gracewood assisted living facility in Pinellas Park.

Medical technicians have treated seven people at the complex and that at least one of them was transported to a nearby hospital for further treatment.

The remaining patients at the facility have been moved to a safe location in another area of the building. According to authorities, the people that were feeling ill were located in the C and D wings of the complex.

Some of the folks that became ill were residents and some of them were employees of Gracewood. Emergency personnel are still evaluating patients while firefighters are attempting to locate the source of the leak.

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