ALLENTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – Officials say the suspicious package found on the first floor of a hospital in Lehigh County has been deemed non-threatening.
According to officials a suspicious package was found on the first floor of the Kasych Family Pavilion at the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest campus in Allentown, Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Despite Uncertain Track, Crews In Tri-State Region Prepping Roads For Nor'easter
Police say the area above and below the location of the package in the Kasych building was evacuated and closed off while Salisbury police and the Allentown bomb squad investigated.READ MORE: Program To Help Remove Snow For Seniors, People With Disabilities In Camden County Returns
Around 1:10 p.m. officials reported that the package was deemed non-threatening and an alert was lifted.
Hospital officials say the first floor of the Kasych building will remain closed for processing but all other parts of the building are running normally again.MORE NEWS: Taste With Tori: How Trip To Budapest Inspired Chris LaBonge To Bring Trolley Barn Public Market To Quakertown