Explosion at Nyack College Injures Seven[CCFS News Reporter] [June 5, 2013 9:30 am ] [Views 60] full article
Newburyport, Massachusetts – June 4, 2013. Breaking news from Nyack College: An explosion ripped through a building on the campus of Nyack College, in Nyack, New York, leaving a chaotic scene of shattered glass and debris. The explosion, which occurred just before noon today, injured seven campus community members, including a student and six employees of the college. A natural gas leak is currently suspected as contributing to the explosion; however, at this time, officials have not determined an “official” cause for the explosion. Although seven were injured, one of whom was blown through a second story window, none were injured critically and all persons have been accounted for. Neighboring dormitories were evacuated as a measure of precaution.
Large fire strikes at Miami University fraternity - WXIX[CCFS Reporter] [May 25, 2013 8:02 am ] [Views 0] full article
Large fire strikes at Miami University fraternityWXIXA large fire is burning at a fraternity house at Miami University in Oxford. The fire struck the Fiji house at 130 East High Street around midnight, sending smoke and flames into the air.In addition toFull Story >. A large fire is burning at a ...and more »
Boston University Student Dies in Off Campus Fire[CCFS News Reporter] [April 30, 2013 11:45 am ] [Views 228] full article
In the early morning of Sunday April 28, 2013, a fire broke out in a quiet Allston neighborhood. This fire would claim the life of one Boston University student and would injure two other students and six firefighters. The deceased student was later identified as Binland Lee, a senior studying marine science; she was 22 years old. Lee’s room was located in the attic of the three story house. Due to the size of the fire, suppression crews were unable to reach her.
NEWSFire Hits Off Campus House - Bloom U Today [CCFS Reporter] [December 1, 2012 11:15 am ] Full article
Fire Hits Off Campus HouseBloom U TodayBloomsburg firemen had their hands full Thursday night when a blaze extensively damaged an apartment building at 239 Iron Street near Pine Avenue. The apartment is primarily student housing. The fire began in a first floor apartment with smoke coming ...
Amherst Town Meeting adopts bylaws to address student housing and ... - MassLive.com [CCFS Reporter] [December 1, 2012 11:15 am ] Full article
MassLive.comAmherst Town Meeting adopts bylaws to address student housing and ...MassLive.comTown Meeting in recent years has adopted several bylaws aimed at rowdy student behavior – particularly parties involving University of Massachusetts students who live off campus. The bylaws ... The group, comprised of the police and fire chiefs ...
Fire in home shared by Lehigh University students still under investigation - Allentown Morning Call [CCFS Reporter] [November 29, 2012 9:12 am ] Full article
Allentown Morning CallFire in home shared by Lehigh University students still under investigationAllentown Morning CallFire officials credited a Lehigh University student with rousing his roommates during a two-alarm fire early Tuesday in a south Bethlehem home. One student, 22-year-old Andrew Douglas, was burned on his hands and upper torso, Bethlehem Deputy Fire ...
Official: No injuries after small fire inside UM building in Ann Arbor - Detroit Free Press [CCFS Reporter] [November 29, 2012 9:12 am ] Full article
Official: No injuries after small fire inside UM building in Ann ArborDetroit Free PressA small fire that broke out this evening in a sculpture studio inside the University of Michigan's Art and Architecture Building caused minor damage and resulted in no injuries, authorities said. Ann Arbor Fire Battalion Chief Robert Vogel said wax ...Small fire ignites at Art and Architecture buildingThe Michigan DailyStudent project may have caused fire in U-M North Campus buildingAnnArbor.comall 4 news articles »
Campus area apartment fire under investigation by police and fire officials - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette [CCFS Reporter] [November 29, 2012 9:12 am ] Full article
Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteCampus area apartment fire under investigation by police and fire officialsChampaign/Urbana News-GazettePolice spokeswoman Rene Dunn said the occupant of the apartment, Austin Povilaitis, 22, a University of Illinois student in accounting from Edina, Minn., was allegedly cooking chemicals on the stove when the fire flashed. Povilaitis received minor ...One arrest made following fire on 100 block of East John Street; occupants ...Daily Illiniall 4 news articles »
Science lab fire burns Pa. students - USA TODAY [CCFS Reporter] [November 29, 2012 9:12 am ] Full article
Science lab fire burns Pa. studentsUSA TODAYTwo students from Wilson Middle School in Carlisle were flown to the burn unit at Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore after the fire around 11:30 a.m. ET, WHTM-TV says. Their conditions were not released. Five other students were treated at ...and more »