WARWICK, RI. (THECOUNT) — The Community College of Rhode Island said it was evacuating its Warwick campus Wednesday morning.
“Please evacuate the Warwick Campus immediately. Remain calm. Wait for further instructions,” CCRI said in a tweet. “Do not remain in the parking lot area.
CCRI did not give any indication what prompted the evacuation beyond a “public safety concern.”
The school said classes are suspended until further notice, report TurnTo10.
The evacuation was limited to CCRI Knight Campus, located on East Avenue, Warwick, RI.
CCRI via twitter:
“@CCRINews Please evacuate the Warwick Campus immediately. Remain calm. Wait for further instructions.”
Geo quick facts: Warwick is a city in Kent County, Rhode Island, the second largest city in the state with a population of 82,672 at the 2010 census. Warwick is located approximately 12 miles south of downtown Providence, Rhode Island, 63 miles southwest of Boston, Massachusetts, and 171 miles northeast of New York City – Wikipedia.