Roof of SIU's business building catches fire - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Roof of SIU's business building catches fire

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(Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca) (Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca)
(Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca) (Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca)
(Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca) (Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca)
(Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca) (Source: KFVS mulitmedia journalist Giacomo Luca)
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The roof of a building on the campus of Southern Illinois University caught fire Wednesday afternoon.

A call came in just after 2:30 p.m. Roofer were working on SIU's business building. They were refueling a piece of gas powered equipment when gas spilled and caught fire.

The workers were removing debris on the roof.

Two workers had minor injuries.

The building was evacuated but the evacuation was halted once fire crews responded and realized the fire was out.

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