Langara College campus evacuated following emergency incident

Apr 2 2019, 3:23 am

Langara College has issued a campus-wide evacuation following an unspecified emergency incident at the school’s technology building, which is also known as the T building.

According to the school website, the Vancouver Fire Department attended to the incident on the morning of April 1.

All classes in the T building were cancelled for the remainder of the day.

At 1:15 pm the school announced that campus is closed for the day and all exams and classes are cancelled.

The VPD is assisting VFD with the evacuation. VPD tweeted that the public should avoid the area of W. 49th Avenue from Ontario Street to Alberta Street.

Anyone who saw anything suspicious in the T building this morning is asked to please call Vancouver Police immediately at 911.

More to come as this develops… 

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