Crews extinguish fire in mobile classroom at Elephant’s Fork Elementary School in Suffolk

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SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk Fire Fighters battled a fire in a mobile classroom at Elephant’s Fork Elementary Saturday morning.

According to a news release from the city, firefighters responded to Elephant’s Fork Elementary School on William Reid Drive around 6:34 a.m. When they arrived at the school they found heavy smoke coming from a mobile classroom adjacent to the school building.

Fire crews were able to bring the fire under control in just under 45 minutes, but officials say the classroom is a total loss.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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