Troy University fire in Claudia Crosby Theater/Smith Hall

Posted: Friday, 15 April 2011

At about 3:46 p.m. Friday, April 15, the Troy Fire Department responded to a fire at Claudia Crosby Theater/Smith Hall on the Troy Campus.

A fire caused damage to a basement prop storage room that is below the stage area of the theater. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Smith Hall and the theater will be closed over night and possibly through the weekend as crews clean up after the fire and smoke.

All students, faculty and staff were evacuated from the building, and no injuries were reported.