Anniston Middle School evacuated after fire scare

Anniston Middle School evacuated after fire scare

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

The Anniston City Schools Superintendent says an electrical short caused fire alarms to go off on Thursday morning at Anniston Middle School.

Superintendent Joan Frazier says the alarms detected smoke from a short that happened in the fine arts wing. The school was evacuated in less than a minute and students were allowed to return to class an hour later.

Fire crews are investigating the cause of the fire.

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