Update: Fire at Mesa Verde Elementary School Gym

By Jackie Kingston , Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 07/10 2014 08:45PM

Updated 07/11 2014 11:05AM

UPDATE -- Officials say that no one was in the gym at the time of the fire.

This was a second alarm fire which brings 4 engines, 2 ladders, and 2 command vehicles to the scene. 

The Amarillo Fire Marshal's office is investigating the fire at this time.

Officials estimate the cost of the damage to the gym at around $250,000.

AMARILLO --  Firefighters respond to a fire at Mesa Verde Elementary's gym, earlier this evening.

It started at around eight. Crews at the scene tell us there were no injuries, and the flames did not actually reach the school
       
The fire was out less than an hour after it started.

Investigators are still trying to find out what caused it.

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