Fire erupts on roof of SEMO's Dempster Hall, building to remain closed all week
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - A fire on the roof of Robert A. Dempster Hall at Southeast Missouri State University Monday will force the building to stay closed the rest of the week.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Flames and smoke at Southeast Missouri State University forced the university to close one of its building for a few days.
Fire personnel from the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, along with Jackson and Scott City Fire Departments, were called to the scene.
According to a news release from the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, the roof was heavily damaged. Water and smoke damage was reported on the second and first floors.