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Abbeville Wal-Mart evacuated

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The Wal-Mart in Abbeville was evacuated this morning.

Store employees called the fire department when smoke was seen in the building. 

Fire Chief Jude Mire said there was smoke, probably from an HVAC unit, but there was no fire and no injuries were reported.

Although the store was emptied briefly, everything is back to normal and the store is now open and safe, the chief said. 

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