Keene State College dorm fire put out by sprinklers

KEENE, N.H. (AP) Firefighters say a small fire in a Keene State College dorm room was put out by a sprinkler system.

The fire department was dispatched shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday to the Pondside 1 Dormitory. There was no one in the room at the time of the fire.

The cause and origin are being investigated. Damage is estimated at $10,000.

The three-story, 57-unit building houses 100 students and staff.

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