Ball State student injured after fall from fire escape

Ball State University
(WISH Photo, file)

MUNCIE, Ind. (WISH) — Officials at Ball State University say a student was injured last week after falling from a fraternity house fire escape.

A university spokesperson says the female student was treated and released from a hospital after falling from a fire escape she tried to climb at a campus fraternity. The incident happened early Friday morning.

Officials say the student’s name has been withheld at the family’s request. The university has launched an investigation into the incident.

24-Hour News 8 reached out to Ball State University, asking which fraternity house the incident occurred at, but officials declined to comment.

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