Sunday, March 6, 2011 at 5:54 pm (Updated: March 7, 12:09 am)
The state fire marshal’s office and Highlands University police are investigating a suspicious fire the broke out Tuesday evening inside a university dorm room.
The small fire at Connor Hall was contained to a single room, said Highlands spokesman Sean Weaver. It was quickly extinguished by the building’s sprinkler system, he said.
No one was injured in the blaze, which apparently started with either a towel or a T-shirt, Weaver said.
The woman who lived in the dorm was not there at the time.
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