Thursday, June 6, 2019

Orlando Science Center placed on lockdown due to nearby car fire, police say

Posted By on Thu, Jun 6, 2019 at 1:05 PM

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The Orlando Science Center was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning.

The lockdown was due to a nearby car fire, police told Orlando Weekly.

A spokesman for the Orlando Police Department told WESH that the lockdown was enacted this morning as a precautionary measure due to children attending a summer camp at the Science Center.

This is a developing story. Check back later for updates.

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