Fire crews respond to Mizzou residence hall, building evacuated

No injuries, damage after grill ignites

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Columbia fire crews responded Monday morning to the Mark Twain residence hall on the Mizzou campus.

Residents were evacuated just after 6 a.m. when a fire was reported fire at 515 S. 5th Street.

Crews told ABC 17 news a small fire ignited in a grill outside the building, triggering the evacuation and response.

It was under control as crews arrived and no injuries or damage to the building occurred.

Firefighters cleared the scene about 30 minutes later.


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