Fremont students back in class following evacuation

FREMONT, Calif. (KGO) -- Students at American High School in Fremont were forced to evacuate Wednesday morning when a small fire broke out in a restroom.

Students filled the courtyard outside the school waiting for the all-clear from the fire department.

Fremont police say no one was in danger and that the evacuation was simply a precaution.

Students returned to class shortly afterwards. No one was injured.
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