3 students sent to hospital after unknown odor at Shadow Hills High School

Shadow Hills High School evacuated...

INDIO, Calif. - Emergency crews are responding to an incident at Shadow Hills High School.  

Cal Fire dispatched a Hazmat crew and other emergency personnel shortly before 12:30 p.m. due to an unknown odor causing several students to report being ill.  

All students and faculty were evacuated to the school football stadium while emergency crews investigate.  

Cal Fire reports a total of five patients and three students were taken to the hospital for evaluations.

Parents/guardians will be able pick up their children at Desert Ridge Academy, according to Mary Perry, Spokesperson for Desert Sands Unified School District. Identification is required. 

Walking and self-driving students will be accommodated.

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