At 11:45 am this morning, Nyack College experienced an explosion likely caused by natural gas. There were no fatalities; one student and six staff members were injured. They were taken to the Nyack Hospital.
As a precautionary measure and on the advice of Orange and Rockland and the Clarkstown Police Department, Nyack Middle School students were moved to Nyack High School. All parents have been notified.
Orange and Rockland is on the scene and has declared the area safe.