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Fire marshal investigates elementary school blaze

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Amarillo, Texas - The Amarillo Fire Marshal's office is investigating the cause of a fire at a local elementary school.

The Amarillo Fire Department were called to Mesa Verde Elementary around 8 p.m. Thursday.

Crews arrived to heavy smoke and fire in the separate gymnasium building behind the school.

The firefighters entered the building and were able to quickly extinguish the blaze.

The fire did not spread to the adjacent main building.

Damage costs are estimated at around $250,000.

No one was in the building at the time of the fire and no injuries have been reported.