8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo briefly evacuated due to automated fire alarm in kitchen

Hillsborough County

Those attending the 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo were briefly evacuated from the Tampa Convention Center on Friday.

Tampa Fire Rescue confirmed to News Channel 8 the evacuation was due to an automated fire alarm, which triggered a sprinkler, in one of the convention center’s kitchens.

There is no danger to the public and the all clear has been given.

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