Thread: Dorm fire update-3 dead
01-19-2000, 01:23 PM #1Ed SulkowskiFirehouse.com Guest
Dorm fire update-3 dead
A early morning dorm fire took of lives of 3 students a Seton Hall Universtiy. Two bodies were found in a common area and one in a nearby corridor. There were also 54 students injured, 3 are in critical conditon.
No cause has been determined for the fire which was quickly controlled but filled the dorm with thick black smoke before firemen arrived.
01-19-2000, 03:27 PM #2Wizard 214Firehouse.com Guest
Reports on the fire indicate that there have been several false alarms in the dorm in recent months, and that students had been disregarding the alarms. Also, there was work going on with the stand pipe system, and most of the hoses had been disconnected. There were as many as 600 in the dorm.
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