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Harlan County High School Evacuated After Smoke Scare

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HARLAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) -- Students at Harlan County High School were not allowed to enter the building Thursday morning after school personnel detected a strong smell of smoke coming from the second floor of the building.

Firefighters were dispatched from the scene to make certain there were no flames. Crews say there is no active fire situation.

The school thanked firefighters for their prompt response. They are working to find the cause of the smoke.

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