Bomb threat at Los Altos High School forces evacuations

Bay Area

LOS ALTOS (KRON) – UPDATE: As of about 2:00 p.m., Santa Clara County fire says that school has been cleared and there is no threat to public safety. All road closures and evacuation orders are rescinded. Students and staff can return to campus to retrieve belongings.

_____________________________________________________________

Santa Clara County fire officials are reporting that Los Altos High School has been evacuated because of a bomb threat.

Police are on scene and Almond Avenue is closed between Valencia Drive and Sunkist Lane.

According to the Santa Clara County Fire Department, the majority of students who were temporarily evacuated to the sports facilities have been released from campus under the supervision of school staff.

Family reunification is on Jardin Drive behind the baseball field.

The public is asked to avoid the area.

The is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest News

More News