Drinko Library closed after smoke in building

April 8, 2019

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s John Deaver Drinko Library was closed temporarily Sunday after the building filled with smoke Sunday morning, according to Cabell County 911 dispatchers.

The library will reopen as scheduled at 7:30 a.m. Monday, April 8. Overdue returns impacted by the incident will not be charged Monday, the library wrote in a statement.

Huntington firefighters were called to the library around 10:50 a.m. Sunday after Marshall police on scene advised there was smoke in the building.

Damages, if any, appeared to be minor.