- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 4, 2014

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - University of Oregon police say students were evacuated from two campus buildings Monday night after a small fire in one of them.

The Register-Guard reports (http://is.gd/nvPFvM) the fire in Esslinger Hall was quickly extinguished by the building’s sprinkler system.

Students were evacuated from Esslinger Hall as well as from the Student Recreation Center, which is connected to Esslinger.

The extent of damage and the cause of the fire were not immediately known.

Both buildings remained closed for the night.

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Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com