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Northwest Missouri State University


News Release

Feb. 4, 2011

University relocating residents, assessing damage after pipe bursts

MARYVILLE, Mo. - At about 4:15 p.m. today, Maryville Public Safety and University Police responded to Tower Suites West on the Northwest Missouri State University campus for a report that a water pipe burst.

A total of five rooms on three floors were affected, causing property damage and the displacement of 14 residents.

At this time the University is assessing damage and Northwest's Office of Residential Life is working on alternative living arrangements for the displaced students. 

More information will be released when it becomes available.


For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Media Relations Specialist
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468