Cadwallader Middle School evacuated due to foul odor


Ralph Cadwallader Middle School were evacuated for about one hour due to a foul order, according to Las Vegas City Fire & Rescue.

The fire department initially received a call at 11:47 a.m. regarding a possible hazardous material problem at the school which is located at 7775 Elkhorn Road near Buffalo Drive.

Firefighters and technicians from Southwest Gas could not locate anything unusual during a search of the school.

Two students who complained of difficulty breathing were taken to the hospital as a precaution. It appears it was not related to the incident. The students were from opposite sides of the school.

The students were let back into the school around 1 p.m.

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