Wallace Hall at Wichita State reopens after mercury spill

Wichita State University (KSN File photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Classes in Wallace Hall at Wichita State University will be held today.

On Tuesday, the building was closed after a mercury spill. The spill occurred when a scientific instrument broke. The lab was closed immediately, and the spill was confined to the lab.

University officials called in an outside company to handle the cleanup.

Air quality tests were conducted today, and the building reopened.


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