OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A fire on the University of Kansas Edwards Campus was reported to the Overland Park Fire Department about 12:30 am, May 19, 2011.
The flames were on the roof of the Business, Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST) Building, a section of the campus currently under construction. The fire damage was contained to the roof of the building.
Fire crews were able access the site and have the fire out within 45 minutes. No injuries were reported and no one appeared to be in the construction building. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
The campus will be open today. Finals will resume as scheduled.