Heritage H.S. evacuated after small electrical fire

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Students at Heritage High School in Maryville are safe after a small electrical fire forced them to evacuate to the school's stadium, according to the Blount Co. Sheriff's Office.

Authorities said the kids were back in class and said the fire was contained to a single computer.

In a text alert blast sent to parents around 9:00 a.m., the sheriff's office said firefighters were on the scene and that "all is ok."

Local 8 News has a team on the way and will have updates as soon as they become available.


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