Small fire in Capen Hall

Published May 7, 2016 at 12:45 PM

UB Police let people back into Capen Hall and adjoining buildings at 8 a.m. after a small electrical fire in Capen Hall was reported and extinguished. The building had been temporarily evacuated for about an hour as fire crews investigated the cause of the fire.
Elevators in Capen Hall were temporarily non-operational but were back in full operation by 9:45 a.m.

There were no injuries and very little damage to Capen Hall.