Virginia Beach Middle School evacuated due to unusual odor

Posted at 11:09 AM, Apr 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-04-01 13:29:25-04


Virginia Beach, Va. – Virginia Beach Middle School was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a suspicious odor in the building, school officials tell NewsChannel 3.

The school is located at 600 25th Street at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

Firefighters on scene detected no problem, and students and staff were allowed back in at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday morning. Those who had been evacuated were outside for about 25 minutes, according to Jeff Barba of Virginia Beach City Public Schools.

The scene has been cleared.