By Tom Lehman 8:50pm, February 13, 2013 - Updated 11:00pm, February 13, 2013Officials at Kent General Hospital say they received a bomb threat Wednesday night.
It happened around 6:00 p.m. when the switchboard received the threat by phone.
The hospital notified the Dover police and fire departments and nearby emergency responders, including state police.
A floor to floor search was conducted to ensure patients, visitors, employees and physicians are safe.
Dover police reported that the scene had been cleared.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.