Lava Lamp Accident Forces Evac of S. Char School
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Students at Quail Hollow Middle School on Smithfield Church Road were evacuated from the building after a lava lamp broke in a science lab.
It happened around 3:45PM Thursday. Charlotte-Mecklenburg School officials say 11 students were checked out by emergency responders. One had a minor cut and was treated on the scene. All of the students have been released to their parents.
CMS says it was a "newer model" lava lamp. The students were conducting experiments with the lamps. One was placed on a heat source, which caused it to break.
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