Flash fire on University of Akron campus sends students to the hospital

Flash fire on University of Akron campus sends students to the hospital

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron firefighters and Hazmat were called to the University of Akron Saturday morning after a flash fire in a lab.

Five people were transported from the campus as a precaution because of chemical fumes.

The fumes from the fire spread throughout the building.

Firefighters say the fire was put out quickly.

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