Firefighters respond to alarm at University dorms


Tuesday, January 27, Fire fighters respond to a report of smoke in Mary Park Hall. Although there was no fire, they suspect that the smoke originated from some burt food on Tuesday, Jan. 27.

Fire fighters responded to a fire alarm at the Mary Park Hall dorms at approximately 1:50 p.m. Tuesday.

No fire was detected and the building was not evacuated, according to Battalion Chief Lorrie Kalos.

“Someone smelled burning food but there ended up not being a fire,” Kalos said.

Multiple fire trucks were on the scene and determined the area was safe for students.