Williamsburg Independent School evacuated due to bomb threat

Generic: Day Police Lights
Posted at 12:09 PM, Mar 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-08 14:22:47-05

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) — A southeastern Kentucky school was evacuated following a bomb threat.

Williamsburg police say it happened Tuesday morning at Williamsburg Independent School. All students were taken to Main Street Baptist Church for safety.

The school says the building has been searched and no hazardous or explosives devices were found. WPD officers continue to investigate.