Statement on Fire in Indoor Sports Complex
At approximately 11:18 am on Wednesday, February 6, a small construction-related fire was reported at the Stony Brook University Indoor Sports Complex. The fire occurred within a part of the building that was largely unoccupied due to construction. Stony Brook University Police, Stony Brook Fire Marshals and the Stony Brook Volunteer Ambulance Corps responded to the scene along with the Setauket, Stony Brook, Centereach, Terryville and St. James Fire Departments.
The building was evacuated and the fire was quickly extinguished. No injuries were reported. Damage to the building is being assessed.
Robert J. Lenahan
Chief of Police
Assistant Vice President for Campus Safety