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Smell causes evacuation at Lake Placid Elementary

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HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FL (WFLA) - Lake Placid Elementary students were evacuated Wednesday morning due to an unusual odor in the building, school officials said.

The students were taken to Lake Placid High after the odor was detected. Parents could either pick up the kids or they could stay at the high school building for the remainder of the school day, Deputy Superintendent Rodney Hollinger said.

School officials didn't release information on what kind of odor it was or where it came from.

Stay with WFLA.com for more on this developing story.
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