Suspicious package deemed harmless near UCSF

SAN FRANCISCO

The object that caused the concern was found in the 600 block of Parnassus Avenue. The fire department was notified of the incident at 7:46 a.m.

The San Francisco Police Department's bomb squad was called in, and Parnasssus Avenue was shut down.

A nearby UCSF childcare facility was evacuated, university spokeswoman Elizabeth Fernandez said.

Police gave the all-clear at about 10 a.m., Fernandez said.

San Francisco Municipal Railway's 6 and 43 lines were rerouted while the street closure was in effect, Muni spokesman Paul Rose said.

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