EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Hazardous material crews are looking for the source of an odor that prompted evacuation of the science building at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg.
School spokesman Christian Kendzierski says the smell of a solvent was noticed on several floors of the Coad Science Building at about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday.READ MORE: Baltimore County Officer Opened Fire On Driver Trying To Flee Traffic Stop: Police
The three-story building was evacuated late Tuesday afternoon. He says he’s not aware of any injuries.READ MORE: No. 17 UConn Holds Off Maryland-Eastern Shore 72-63
He says the building houses lecture halls, classrooms and laboratories.
Public safety workers are ventilating the building.MORE NEWS: Shootout Between Cars Speeding In Hampden Rattles Otherwise Quiet Neighborhood
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