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Smoke Scare

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Residents of Our Lady's ManorIndependent Senior Living had to be evacuated following a smoke scare.

Firefighters were calledabout nine a.m. after someone reported a smell of smoke in the elevatorroom. 

More than 100 residentswere evacuated from the building while firefighters looked for the source ofthe smoke.

An elevator belt that was loose was toblame. 

After about 20 minutes, residents were ableto return to their apartments.   

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