The fire is at Swansea University Bay Campus on Fabian Way. Swansea University has stated they are aware of the fire and the fire service is currently battling the blaze.
A BBC Wales journalist tweeted regarding the incident: “Reports of 5 fire engines at Swansea University Bay Campus.
“The University says it’s aware of a fire and that the fire service is attending, and will provide updates in due course.
“I understand no one was in the building at the time.”
The Bay Campus cost £450 million to build and is used by around 5,000 students and 1,000 staff.
The Bay Campus was opened in 2015.
Swansea University tweeted: “We are aware of a fire in Engineering Central at the Bay Campus.
“The fire service is in attendance.”
More to follow.
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Published at Wed, 12 Aug 2020 18:10:00 +0000