IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A fire at the University of Iowa on Sunday was contained to a laboratory on campus.
The fire broke out at the Bowen Science Building. Over a dozen firefighters were able to put it out soon after arriving, but the damage is estimated at half a million dollars.
The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports an $18.5 million project is underway to modernize Bowen's building systems.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.