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Small Fire at Wellesley, Mass. School Cancels Class for Day

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    Wellesley School Fire Cancels Class for Day

    A Wellesley, Massachusetts elementary school is closed for the day after a small fire broke out in the building. (Published Wednesday, May 15, 2019)

    A Wellesley, Massachusetts school will be closed Wednesday as the result of a small fire in two classrooms.

    Wellesley Police said the fire broke out at Hunnewell Elementary School. Although it is unclear what sparked the blaze, it does not appear to be suspicious, according to Superintendent David Lussier.

    Lussier urges the community to stay away from the school and playground area while authorities conduct their investigation.

    Officials said no injuries occurred as a result of the fire. The investigation is ongoing.

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