Dickinson College building reopens after small fire

CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) – Investigators believe a small fire in a Dickinson College classroom early Thursday was confined to a piece of lab equipment.

Firefighters were called to Dana Hall, in the 200 block of Louther Street, around 12:45 a.m. The call came in as smoke in the basement.

A college spokeswoman said firefighters were on the campus for about 90 minutes, mostly to vent the building of smoke.

No one was injured.

Dana Hall reopened in the morning and classes were held as scheduled.

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