Contact: Battalion Chief Brian Rohr Phone: 319-356-5255
Update: According to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, the person injured in this incident was a contractor and not a UIHC employee.
Original release 03/25/2021
At 10:43 a.m. on Thursday, March 25, the Iowa City Fire Department (ICFD) responded to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) for a report of a person who had fallen down a maintenance hatch and into the tunnel system below.
ICFD units arrived on scene four minutes later and located...