Fire at Palm Beach County Jail caused by TV

One person suffers minor injuries

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Authorities are investigating a fire that happened at the Palm Beach County Jail on Thursday morning.

The fire occurred at about 10:10 a.m., according to Capt. Albert Borroto with the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.
Firefighters said once they went inside the west tower of the jail, they discovered a television had caught fire.
The fire was quickly put out, but one person suffered minor injuries.  The injured person did not need further medical treatment.

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