Fire officials are currently evacuating the first and second floors of the affected building. Firefighters say the broken steam pipe is in the basement but can’t access the area due to the extreme amount of steam. The plan according to authorities is to shut down the steam plant.
Sprinklers on the second floor have been activated, critical care patients are sheltering in place according to firefighters.
One person has been treated on the scene, but no word on the condition.
KFOR has a team on the scene and we will have your latest developments as they occur.
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