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Fire Breaks Out in Kindergarten Classroom in Elkton

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ELKTON, Md- According to the Maryland State Fire Marshall's office, a fire broke out at the Cecil Kenmore Elementary School on March 24, at approximately 5:35 p.m.

The fire, officials say, started by accident in the school's kindergarten classroom after items on top of the classroom's electric stove caught fire after a breaker was found in the "on" position.

The fire was discovered by a parent attending a meeting at the school, authorities were immediately contacted.

It took firefighters roughly twenty-minutes to control the blaze. Officials report that no one was injured in the fire. but there were approximately $15,000 in damages.

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