ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The Naval Academy is investigating reports of a suspicious odor coming from a classroom in their chemistry department.
Eight midshipmen reported the odor at 9:15 a.m. Thursday after entering the classroom in Michelson Hall.
Naval Academy Fire and Emergency services were called and both Michelson and Chauvenet Hall were evacuated as a precaution according to a USNA spokesperson.
The odor is believed to have been caused by a chemistry project the previous day.
The midshipmen are reported to be fine and are being examined by medical staff. No other injuries were reported.