• Strange odor prompts evacuation at Jefferson Twp. assisted living home


    JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A strange odor forced evacuation at an assisted living facility in Jefferson Township early Tuesday morning.

    People living at the Concordia Lutheran Ministries Center said they were moved to another area of the building while emergency crews looked for a cause.

    Officials said the odor came from a burning furnace.

    No injuries were reported.

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