Sprinkler Malfunction in Smith Hall

April 13th, 2005 by Adam

Posted at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13

A sprinkler malfunctioned in a room on the fifth floor of Smith Residence Hall sometime just after 12:30 p.m. University Police estimate 10 to 12 rooms have been flooded on both the fifth and fourth floors, and will displace approximately 30 students.

At this time it is not known what caused the malfunction. University Police said it did not appear that the sprinkler head had been tampered with. As more information becomes available, updates will be posted.