Plainfield officials, fire crews investigate cause of school fire


School officials were back at Plainfield Memorial School on Friday talking with insurance investigators.

This comes after a fire broke out there on Tuesday night.

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The fire department told News 8 that investigators are looking into a florescent light fixture and a vent fan as possibly starting the fire.

According to officials, students will need to attend classes somewhere else until at least after December break.

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