LEXINGTON (CBS) – A fire at a Lexington school is under investigation as possibly suspicious.
Flames broke out around 2:30 p.m. at Jonas Clarke Middle School on Stedman Road. The building was not significantly damaged.READ MORE: Melrose Seeks To 'Deemphasize' Halloween In Classrooms, Hold 'Inclusive' Fall Events
The fire broke out at an outside portion of the school that was under construction.READ MORE: Young Crowd Eager To Attend Harry Styles Concert In Boston, But Are There COVID Concerns?
Police said they were investigating to determine if the flames ignited when someone lit insulation on fire, but no final determination has been made.MORE NEWS: Concord-Carlisle High School Teacher Accused Of Using Racist Slur Put On Leave
The State Fire Marshal’s office responded to the school to investigate.