Dryer fire causes overnight evacuation of UAB's Spain Rehab Center
A small dryer fire forced patients at UAB's Spain Rehabilitation Center to be evacuated early Thursday morning.
The fire was reported before 4:00 a.m. on the fifth floor of the building. Birmingham Fire-Rescue says the flames were put out by the building's sprinkler system before they arrived.
Patients covered in blankets waited outside the building for approximately 30 minutes according Birmingham Fire-Rescue.