Explosion heard on Linfield campus
A small explosion was reported about 11 p.m. Wednesday near Linfield College’s Hewlett-Packard Apartments, on Southwest Keck Drive.
No damage or injuries were reported, but the sound from the blast reverberated around campus. A two-liter soda bottle was recovered from the area, according to public safety spokesperson Rebecca Wale.
Students, faculty members and campus visitors are encouraged to report any suspicious containers or devices to the Public Safety Department at 503-883-7233.
McMinnville police were called to assist in the investigation. They can be reached at 503-434-7307.