Two fire trucks were called to Lord Byng elementary on Tuesday morning, in response to alarms going off at the Steveston school.

Students were quickly evacuated about 8:45 a.m., just after everyone has arrived to start the day.

READ  Research reveals delivery tourism far more prevalent in Canada than reported by StatCan

However, according to Richmond Fire-Rescue’s deputy fire chief Jim Wishlove, it was promptly found to be a false alarm.

READ  Trump willingness to ‘intervene’ on Huawei case leaves Canada in powerful spot over ex-diplomat’s arrest - Nationwide

“We still have one truck on scene, but there is no fire,” Wishlove told the Richmond News at around 9:30 a.m.

READ  How’s the US financial system doing? Shutdown makes it tougher to say

“There was an issue with the alarms. We are keeping one truck on site until the alarm company arrive to reset them.”



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here