Firefighters extinguish fire at UMoncton following “small explosion”


Firefighters were on site at Université de Moncton on Saturday following what CBC and CTV News describe as a “small explosion.” The explosion occurred in one of the university’s labs, where a small fire was linked to some of the laboratory equipment. The fire department quickly extinguished the fire and no injuries were reported. Platoon Chief Keith Guptill said that the department is investigating whether the fire was linked to an equipment malfunction.

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