CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A clogged toilet was the source of an "air quality" alert at South Mecklenburg High School that forced students and staff to evacuate the building Wednesday afternoon, officials on scene told FOX 46 Charlotte.
Charlotte Fire was called to the high school located at 8900 Park Road on Wednesday, May 23 in response to a "hazmat situation."
Upon arrival, students and staff were evacuated from the school. It was soon discovered that the source of the foul odor was a clogged toilet.
Charlotte Fire and Hazmat crews cleared the scene Wednesday.