Firefighters respond to Jefferson City dormitory fire

1 year 3 weeks 4 days ago Wednesday, March 13 2019 Mar 13, 2019 Wednesday, March 13, 2019 11:12:00 PM CDT March 13, 2019 in Top Stories
By: Stephanie Hamann, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - Firefighters responded to smoke in a Jefferson City dormitory Wednesday night. According to a media release, the dormitory was evacuated.

First responders said a sprinkler-controlled stovetop fire caused smoke on the second floor of a dormitory on Locust Street in the 800 block. Fire damaged only one room.

First responder groups included the Jefferson City Fire Department, Lincoln University Police Department and Cole County EMS.

There were no injuries. 

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