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UB building back open following chemical scare

Building was evacuated over possible methane leak
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Posted at 8:15 PM, Apr 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-17 12:15:42-04

Furnas Hall, at the University at Buffalo, is back open following a possible chemical scare Sunday evening.

The building, which is located on the University's North Campus in Amherst, was evacuated due to a possible methane leak. 

According to campus officials, UB Facilities completed a third sweep of the building Sunday night and determined it was safe to reopen.  Classes and activities will be held as scheduled on Monday.