Small fire reported Thursday night on UNM campus

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A small fire broke out near University of New Mexico’s Dane Smith Hall Thursday night after someone set a nearby bush on fire.

More than $1,000 in damages was caused. Students posted on social media, thinking the whole building was in flames.

The Albuquerque Fire Department is now handling the investigation into who or what may have sparked the fire.

UNM says there are no cameras in that area.

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