ST. GEORGE, Utah – Students were evacuated for a fire at Dixie State student housing in St. George.
According to witnesses, the fire started just before 2 p.m. Monday near 923 S. and 900 E.
Fire officials said the flames may have sparked in a utility room downstairs, possibly by some faulty appliances.
A maintenance worker tried to put out the fire before authorities arrived.
No one was injured and the students have been allowed back inside.
Authorities are estimating about $150,000 in damages.
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