Carver Early Education Center temporarily evacuated following fire alarm

Carver Early Education Center. (Photo courtesy of Ector County ISD)

ODESSA -- Students and staff at the Carver Early Education Center were temporarily evacuated following a fire alarm on Friday morning.

According to Ector County ISD, the school's roof is currently being repaired. Smoke from tar being used in the repair blew into the ventilation system, setting off the alarm.

Odessa Fire Rescue responded to the scene and was able to fix the situation.

There was no fire at any time, ECISD states.