Activated Fire Alarm Prompts Bldg. 8 Evacuation, No Fire Found


Activated Fire Alarm Prompts Bldg. 8 Evacuation, No Fire Found
A false fire alarm triggered the evacuation of Building 8.
Numerous fire trucks responded to the alarm.

University police officers and several local firefighters responded to a call this morning, Wednesday, April 4, when the fire alarm sounded in the breezeway between buildings 3 and 8. The building marshal evacuated occupants of Building 8 at 10:49 a.m.

Los Angeles County Fire Department investigated the scene and confirmed there was no sign of fire.

University electricians investigated and tested the fire system before allowing occupants to return to the building at 12:15 p.m.