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School in Aboyne evacuated and closed over chemical smell

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image captionFirefighters were called to Aboyne Academy at about 10:40
Hundreds of pupils have been sent home for the day from a school in Aberdeenshire after a suspicious chemical smell was reported.
Firefighters were called to Aboyne Academy at about 10:40.
The Fire Service said it responded to reports that there was an odour similar to sulphur coming from a cleaning cupboard.
The school was evacuated and pupils were allowed to leave early. No one has been injured.
The source of the smell is still being investigated.

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