False alarm for fire scare at healthcare facility

MARKED TREE, AR (KAIT) – Residents and employees of a MarkedTree healthcare facility had a scare this morning when smoke alarms went off inthe building.

According to Nurse and Social Director Zach Hatley, thesmoke alarms at Three Rivers Healthcare and Rehab only went off because dusthad gotten on the heating units and burned off once the units were turned on.

Hatley said all 110 residents were accounted for and safe,and everyone has been cleared to go back inside and resume their dailyroutines.

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