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Forest Hills Global Elementary School Evacuated Due to Suspicious Natural Gas Odor

 
For Immediate Release
February 19,2021
For additional information contact Ann Gibson, ann.gibson@nhcs.net

 

School Cleared By NHC Fire Department For Return of Students at 1:25 p.m.
 
Students attending Forest Hills Global Elementary School on Friday, February 19 were evacuated to the outside of the school at approximately 1:05 p.m. due to the detection of a suspicious odor.
 
New Hanover County Fire Department and NHCS maintenance crews on the scene assessed the situation and cleared the building for the return of students and staff at approximately 1:25 p.m. 
 
The school notified families through the Blackboard Connect 5 emergency notification system when students were evacuated and when the building was cleared for the return of students. No injuries were reported.