Watson B. Duncan Middle School evacuated after reports of fire in bathroom

No students were injured

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Students were evacuated  at Watson B. Duncan Middle School in Palm Beach Gardens, after a fire was reported in a bathroom.

According to Palm Beach Gardens Fire Rescue the incident took place around 11:30 a.m. on school grounds at 5150 117th Court North.

"Flames were coming from the bathroom," said Chief Bryer. Investigators say a toilet paper roll was on fire.

The school was evacuated as a precaution.

No one was injured.

The students were later allowed back into class.

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