Students and staff evacuated from Swinburne University after contamination scare
More than 500 students and staff have been evacuated after a possible contamination in a science lab at Swinburne University’s Hawthorn campus.
MFB crews have responded to a “gas depletion alert” in the basement of the science and technology lab, the Herald Sun reports.
Specialist firefighters wearing hazmat suits are on the scene.
No students and staff have been affected.
Police and paramedics are on the scene and are working with university staff and campus security.
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