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Wichita Falls Chase Building evacuated for short time after reports of smoke

Wichita Falls_The Chase Building which is 10 stories tall, where KSWO Wichita Falls office is located, was evacuated about 3 pm today due to smoke in the building.

The building manager says that a building heater in the second floor hallway was "burned up but no flames, just smoke."  The building evacuation was orderly.  Fire department responded quickly to take care of the problem and the all-clear to return inside was given about 3:45.

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