May 17, 2024

Holcomb High School Evacuated After Explosion in Chemistry Lab

Holcomb, KS (westernkansasnews.com) Holcomb High School was evacuated after an explosion and flash fire Thursday morning shortly after 10 in the chemistry lab.  Minor damage was reported.  Firefighters say no one was injured. Students were taken to the football field until they were given the all clear to go back into the building.  The chemicals responsible for the explosion were non-toxic.