Small fire closes K-State rec center for the day

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Photo from Manhattan Fire Department

MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT) – A small fire closed the K-State rec center Friday.

It happened around 12:24 p.m. Friday at 1831 Olympic Drive. The Manhattan Fire Department said the fire was accidental and was caused by a light fixture catching on fire and dropping burning material on a cart with blankets and other combustibles.

K-State closed the center for the rest of the day Friday.

The rec center will resume normal hours on Saturday.

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