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Fire scorches Kauai elementary school portable classroom

LIHUE, Kauai (KHNL) - Kauai firefighters quickly extinguished a fire that broke out at a portable classroom at Wilcox Elementary School Tuesday night.

Eight firefighters and recue crews from the Lihue fire station responded to the 9:25 alarm and within ten minutes, the fire was fully extinguished.

No one was injured in the fire and no other structures were affected.

Damages to the 400 square-foot wooden structure and its contents are estimated to be between $20,000 and $30,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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