A small explosion in a basement lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology prompted a large emergency response last Thursday morning, officials said. The explosion went off at 25 Ames St. … Continue Reading ››… Continue Reading » “Cambridge, MA – Sprinkler system activates in laboratory fire at MIT; No injuries reported”
Students were evacuated out of Hurley Elementary School on Thursday afternoon following a fire that investigators said started in the school's gym area. Knox Creek Volunteer Fire Department spokesperson Wayne Horne … Continue Reading ››… Continue Reading » “Hurley, VA – Laundry fire at elementary school contained with help from sprinkler systems”
An apartment fire broke out on November 30, 2018, on the St. Joseph’s University campus at 701 City Avenue. The Fire started shortly before 12:40 AM while many students in the … Continue Reading ››… Continue Reading » “Merion, PA – Overnight fire in on-campus student apartment suppressed by sprinkler system”
Classes and all school-related activities are canceled at Surprise Lake Middle School in Milton on Tuesday after a fire in the boiler-room area damaged one of the school’s buildings. The school’s sprinkler system quickly … Continue Reading ››… Continue Reading » “Milton, WA – Boiler room fire at middle school suppressed by sprinkler system; No injuries reported”
A College Hill school suffered minor smoke and water damage after a fire Tuesday night. Crews were called to Pleasant Hill Academy on W. North Bend Road just before 10 p.m. after an air … Continue Reading ››… Continue Reading » “College Hill, OH – Duct fire in air handling system at elementary school extinguished by sprinkler system; School in session next morning”
A 30-year-old Victoria man was arrested and could face charges after he was believed to have sparked fires at Camosun’s Interurban Campus and at the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence early Sunday morning.