East Kentwood students evacuated after morning fire alarm

Posted at 8:42 AM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-26 09:03:03-04

KENTWOOD, Mich. – Students who go to East Kentwood High School early were evacuated for a short time Wednesday morning after a fire alarm.

The school’s principal, Omar Bakri, posted on Facebook that the fire alarm went off about 6:25am and students were sent to the Freshman Campus gym.  Fire crews responded and found a burned out pump on a water boiler.  Students were allowed back in the building by 7:20am.

School is continuing today as scheduled.