Students find teacher hanging in California classroom

PLACENTIA, Calif. -- Placentia police have responded to El Dorado High School after students found a teacher hanging in a classroom.

The unidentified teacher was found dead around 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Students were taken to the gymnasium, where the incident was addressed. They will be released from school early.

The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District says a crisis team is responding to the school to assist staff.

Police say they are in the process of alerting the teacher's husband.

DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as they become available.

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