Press Release Details

Press Release Details

Press Release Number: 1392

Incident Number: 17-0000728

Release Date: 9/1/2017

Offense: Fire

Grading: Other

Date/Time Reported

Date Reported Time Reported Date From Date To
8/31/2017 2:05 PM 8/31/2017 8/31/2017


Location Time From Time To
East Parking Lot 2:05 PM 3:15 PM

Person(s) Charged or Referred

First Name Last Name Age Gender

Summary of Events

On August 31, 2017, at 14:05 HRS, University Police received multiple calls reporting a fire in the East Parking Lot. Fire Departments from Mansfield, Blossburg and Wellsboro responded to extinguish the blaze. It was found that the fire accidentally ignited during maintenance work on drainage pipes in the parking lot. Fire was extinguished and no injuries reported.