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College building catches fire, firefighters sent to hospital

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The fire broke out Sunday morning. (Source: WLEX) The fire broke out Sunday morning. (Source: WLEX)

MOREHEAD, KY (WAVE) - Four firefighters were sent to the hospital after part of a burning building collapsed at Morehead State University.

The fire broke out in downing hall just after 7 a.m. Sunday.

Firefighters said no one was inside at the time.

Several fire crews from Rowan County responded to the blaze, which was fully engulfed by 9 a.m.

Although most of the building is a total loss, a fire wall may have protected some of the structure.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. The injured firefighters were getting checked out just as a precaution.

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