Fire

Fire

Notices

» Site Navigation
Home Page The Villages Maps The Villages Activities The Villages Clubs The Villages Book Healthcare Rentals Real Estate Section Classified Section The Villages Directory Home Improvement Site Guidelines Advertising Info Register Now Video Tutorials Frequently Asked Questions
» Newsletter Signup
» Premium Tower
» Advertisements
» Trending News
» Tower Sponsors




















» Premium Sponsors
» Banner Sponsors
» Advertisements
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Fire
  #1  
Old 12-05-2017, 07:46 PM
jgm3279 jgm3279 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Posts: 323
Default Fire

Does anyone know what happened at Sam's today? Possible fire?

  #2  
Old 12-05-2017, 08:47 PM
champion6's Avatar
champion6 champion6 is offline
Sage
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Tamarind Grove
Posts: 3,760
Default

This is reported on the online news:

Sam’s Club in Lady Lake was evacuated at about 11 a.m. today after smoke was reported.

Lake County Fire Rescue and the Villages Public Safety Department responded to the scene.

A faulty air conditioning unit was blamed.

Three people were transported to local hospitals.
Sponsored Links
  #3  
Old 12-05-2017, 09:17 PM
BobandMary BobandMary is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Summerhill
Posts: 167
Default

My friend Carol and I were there today. Our carts were filled to the brim when the alarm sounded. We evacuated. Nothing crazy. We went out to lunch and the store reopened in less than 90 minutes. We went back and bought all our goodies.
  #4  
Old 12-06-2017, 08:37 AM
MAnderson71 MAnderson71 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 1
Default

@BobandMary is right, can confirm. Nothing serious, but I saw some people were terrified after hearing the alarm siren.
__________________
"If you want 100% security, remember to use padded envelopes" - Postman Pat
  #5  
Old 12-06-2017, 09:06 AM
Taltarzac725's Avatar
Taltarzac725 Taltarzac725 is offline
Sage
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 38,913
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MAnderson71 View Post
@BobandMary is right, can confirm. Nothing serious, but I saw some people were terrified after hearing the alarm siren.
Something like that happened at the Old Mill Playhouse a while back when I was watching some movie that they had to stop half way through. Scary when you do not know what is going on. The people there acted in a very responsible way.
Closed Thread

Tags
fire, sams, today, happened

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:01 AM.