Students Return To Evacuated Building


By Rob Dew

Columbia, SC (WOLO)-- USC's campus returns to normal Wednesday night after some scary moments.

The engineering building was evacuated around 1pm this afternoon due to a reported chemical leak.

A spokesperson for the Columbia Fire Department says investigators were unable to find a source of the reported chemical leak.

No injuries were reported.

A crew is still on the scene working with USC officials.

Add a comment


Comment: 1000 Characters Left

ABC Columbia and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.

Current: 71°
High: 71°
Low: 71°
Wind: 5 MPH
Pressure: 29.96
Humidity: 87 %

What's on WOLOTV Full Schedule