Small fire causes brief evacuation at Monger Elementary

Students were briefly evacuated from Monger Elementary School on Monday after a fire was reported in one of the bathrooms. 

ELKHART— A small fire caused a brief evacuation at Monger Elementary School on Monday morning after a student lit a paper towel dispenser on fire in the school’s bathroom, according to the Elkhart Fire Department.

According to Division Chief Rodney Dale, the department responded to a fire call at 9:22 a.m. at 1100 E. Hively Ave.

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