(IRON MOUNTAIN, MI.)–Occupants of an apartment at 305 Ludington Street on the west side of Iron Mountain were forced to evacuate the area. An apparent natural gas leak at the meter was the cause of concern. The occupants were forced to stay away from the apartment until today (Friday). Iron Mountain firefighters were summoned at approximately 8:38 p.m. on Wednesday. Firefighters will determine if the building is safe for their return before allowing occupants into the building.