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Smoke from over-heated furnace causes evacuation

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The Sylvania Police tell us smoke throughout the Ross Medical Education Center building forced them to evacuate the facility.

The Sylvania Township Fire Department says an over-heated furnace caused the building at 5800 Monroe Street to fill with smoke.

It is now being cleared out and people were set to be allowed back inside in the early afternoon.

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