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Minor chemical accident at South; Building 3 closed as a precaution

Monday, November 05, 2012

Due to a minor chemical spill and unexpected reaction inside a South Campus classroom this morning, Building 3 will be closed as a precaution for faculty, staff and students for the remainder of Monday, November 5. The rest of South Campus will continue to run under normal operation.

Results of the adverse reaction were quickly contained, and no building damages or major student injuries were reported. Three students present in the classroom were checked out at the South Campus nurse's office, but were released.

Newton-Abbott's Fire Department and the Hamburg Police were called to the scene.


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