Title: Alert issued at Oak Ridge National Laboratory for small fire Source: WBIR Date: June 24, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy said a small fire ignited in one of the rooms at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Authorities issued an alert Sunday at 11:45 p.m. after a fire alarm went off, activating the room’s sprinkler system. When ORNL firefighters arrived, they saw smoke in the building and reported the fire had been extinguished.
The building is part of the Tru Waste Processing Center, which is managed by the Oak Ridge Emergency Management Site Office. […]
U.S. Department of Energy said they’re continuing their investigation into what started the fire […]
ABC 6: “The trigger for that fire may have actually happened hours before”