Students return to school after morning evacuation due to smell of smoke

Students return to school after morning evacuation due to smell of smoke
(Source: Raycom Media)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Loris Middle School was evacuated Thursday morning after an electrical issue caused light smoke to spread to a part of the building, according to Robert Rudelitch with the Loris Fire Department.

Fire crews smelled smoke in the building when they arrived on scene at about 8:40 a.m., Rudelitch confirms. The school was evacuated as a result of the incident.

Maintenance addressed the issue and classes have resumed as scheduled.

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