Fire Log

Below are the fire log statistics for the Columbus campus residence halls. View statistics for the regional campuses (Mansfield, Newark, Wooster).

Columbus Campus

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Date Occurredsort descending Time Occurred Date Reported Building Name Cause Explanation Value of Property Damage # of Fire Related Injuries # of Fire Related Deaths
April 21, 2018 12:00pm Morrill Tower Intentional Individual lit hand sanitizer on fire $0
August 30, 2018 5:45am Norton House Unintentional Samsung Galaxy Note 4 cell phone exploded $200
August 31, 2018 8:00pm Mack Hall Unintentional Dryer belt caused excess smoke with a possible fire $2,000
September 20, 2018 1:30am Busch House Unintentional Aluminum foil in microwave $210
October 1, 2018 2:00pm Neil Building Unintentional Oven mitt on stovetop caught fire $10
January 14, 2019 8:30pm Worthington Building Intentional Flyer posted on wall of 2nd floor elevator lobby had a burned corner $0
November 5, 2019 7:15pm November 5, 2019 Residence on 10th Unintentional Small grease fire from cooking $200
November 11, 2019 12:30pm November 11, 2019 Drackett Tower Unintentional Batteries sitting on a window sill spontaneously caught fire $10
November 18, 2019 11:45pm November 18, 2019 Lincoln Tower Unintentional Sparkler on a birthday cake caused a small fire on a trash can $100
November 24, 2019 1:45am November 24, 2019 Residence on 10th Unintentional Small cooking fire - popcorn $200
November 27, 2019 4:30pm November 27, 2019 Bradley/Paterson Unintentional Burned food $100
February 1, 2020 (All day) February 6, 2020 Morrill Tower Intentional Student lit body spray on fire as it sprayed from the bottle $0
February 3, 2020 7:45am February 1, 2020 Scott House Intentional Student ignited a cotton ball $0
February 13, 2020 7:45pm February 13, 2020 Neil Building Unintentional Burned food in microwave $250