Roof top fire at an adjoining space did not spread to the Lincoln Tech facility
Parsippany, NJ, Feb. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training for more than 75 years, announced that the Columbia, MD campus will return to regular class schedules beginning Tuesday, February 22 at 1pm following a fire that occurred on the roof of an adjacent business on Sunday, February 20. The fire started in the electrical system on the roof’s solar panel grid. The fire was contained to a small section of the roof and did not spread to the interior of the building. The Howard County Fire Department’s Fire Inspection Team completed an inspection of the building and approved the safe return of all students and staff to the campus.
The building was unoccupied at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported.
About Lincoln Educational Services Corporation
Lincoln Educational Services Corporation is a leading provider of diversified career-oriented post-secondary education. Lincoln offers recent high school graduates and working adults career-oriented programs in five principal areas of study: automotive technology, health sciences, skilled trades, business and information technology, and hospitality services. Lincoln has provided the workforce with skilled technicians since its inception in 1946.
Lincoln currently operates 22 campuses in 14 states under four brands: Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology and Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences. Lincoln also operates Lincoln Culinary Institutes in both Maryland and Connecticut.
For more information, go to lincolntech.edu.
CONTACT: Peter Tahinos Lincoln Educational Services 973-766-9656 [email protected]