EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)-- UPDATE: Township fire says a furnace likely caused a fire alarm to go off at the London Square Apartments Wednesday.
The department says the furnace was turned on for the first time this season, and it may have caused a little smoke, which could have set off the alarms.
The alarm went off around 11 Wednesday morning. Firefighters checked all the apartments and did not find any smoke or fire.
Several residents of the Senior living apartments were evacuated as a precaution. All residents were allowed back in their apartments by around Noon.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)--The Eau Claire Fire Department says the fire at the London Square Apartments on London Road turned out to be a possible false alarm.
Crews responded to the Senior living apartment building around 11 Wednesday morning after reports of a possible fire.
The fire department says several residents were evacuated, and the apartments were being checked, but no fire or smoke was found.
Some of the residents were let back into their apartments about a half hour later.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)--The Eau Claire fire department has responded to an incident at the London Square apartments.
ECFD has evacuated the building, residents are gathering in the parking lot.
Residents tell WEAU they don't know whats going on, but ECFD says it is a possible false alarm.