Monday, May 10, 2010

Former elementary school is ignited -- Elizabethtown, OH

The fire that destroyed Elizabethtown Elementary School in Whitewater Township last month has been ruled an arson.

State Fire Marshals released their findings on Monday.

Investigators say the fire started in the main hallway of the school in the 3400 block of Wayne Avenue on April 11.

Neighbors told 9 News they saw teens running from the fire.

With the smoke visible for miles and flames raging, hundreds of people decided to watch. Many spectators said it was hard to see a piece of history burn to the ground.

One firefighter suffered an arm injury.

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