MIT Emergency Information
Friday, August 29th, 2014


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Friday, August 29th, 2014

Thursday, August 28, 2014 10:35 PM

Update on fire at NW86: Re-entry will commence in the next 30 minutes with a limited number of people to be re-located.  No further updates are anticipated.


Thursday, August 28, 2014 10:02 PM

Update on Fire at NW86:  MIT personnel are determining the fire alarm system's status and feasibility for re-entry options.


Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:53 PM

Update on fire at NW86: Clean up operations continue by MIT personnel. A few residents have been displaced to area dormitories as a result of water damage.


Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:02 PM

At 19:47 today, a fire was reported in Building NW86 which has been evacuated. The fire has been extinguished and the situation is under control. Please stay clear of area until further notice. No injuries have been reported. Investigation is underway. Updates will be provided at this site as they become available.


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