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Baylor Law School evacuated for electrical fire

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WACO, TX (KXXV) -

An electrical fire at the Baylor Law School caused a delay and evacuations Monday morning.

Around 10:45 a.m., people in the building saw and smelled smoke on the first two floors.

The fire alarm went off, and Waco firefighters found the source of the smoke on the west fourth floor.

The building was evacuated while crews were assessing the situation. Baylor University officials said an air handler motor burned up, causing the smoke.

The situation was cleared without any problems.

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