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Snapped electrical wire forces evacuation of Jackman Road Elem.

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At about 10:40 a.m. an electrical wire behind Jackman Road Elementary School in Bedford Township snapped.

The superintendent tells 13abc that the wire casing caught fire. The fire department and power company were quickly called and the situation was brought under control.

The students were evacuated to the adjacent Bedford Township Hall. The school closed early, and parents were asked to report to the township hall to pick up their children.

There were no injuries according to the superintendent.
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