McCombs school evacuated after fire alert

Wynne Davis

The McCombs School of Business building was evacuated after the Austin Fire Department responded to an alarm at approximately 11 p.m. Monday night.

AFD reported light smoke and an electric odor on the scene.

UTPD spokeswoman Cindy Posey said the fire was caused when the engine brake on an escalator got stuck. Posey said no injuries were reported.