On-campus dorm rocked by explosion at Murray State University

(Courtesy: Calloway County Emergency Management Director Bill Call via WUSD)

MURRAY, KY (WKRN) – Kentucky State Police are investigating after an explosion rocked the campus of Murray State University.

The explosion happened at New Richmond College, an on-campus residential building, at 4:53 p.m.

One person was injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Authorities said he was stable.

The investigation is continuing by the Kentucky State Police. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555.

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