eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new


Officials: Rowan University Student Injured During Science Experiment

View Comments
Rowan University

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

GLASSBORO, N.J. (CBS) – Police and hazmat crews were called out to Rowan University following a reported explosion Wednesday night.

According to school officials, some students were conducting a project at Rowan’s science center at about 8:30 p.m. when an oxygen tank exploded.

Officials say one student suffered lacerations to her face and was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

No other injuries were reported.

The center was evacuated due to high levels of oxygen.

The incident remains under investigation.


View Comments

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 32,468 other followers