DAYTONA BEACH, FL. (THECOUNT) — Daytona State College in Daytona Beach, Florida, is on an emergency evacuation of all students and staff Tuesday after a threat was made to the school.

On what is the second day back to school, students and staff members were advised to “immediately evacuate,” the campus, according to a school tweet.


“Due to a specific threat on the Daytona Beach Campus, we are asking that all students, faculty and staff immediately evacuate the Daytona Beach Campus until further notice. Law enforcement is on the scene investigating,” the school said on twitter.


Geo quick facts: Daytona Beach is a city on Florida’s Atlantic coast. It’s known for Daytona International Speedway, which hosts February’s iconic Daytona 500 NASCAR race. The beach has hard-packed sand where driving is permitted in designated areas. Near the boardwalk’s rides and arcades, Daytona Beach Bandshell stages free summer concerts. Steps from the beach, Daytona Lagoon water park offers go-karts, laser tag and waterslides – wikipedia.