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Principal extinguishes middle school fire

Swift Creek Middle School (Source: Chesterfield Public Schools) Swift Creek Middle School (Source: Chesterfield Public Schools)
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

The principal at Swift Creek Middle School extinguished a fire in the hallway on Monday afternoon. 

Fire officials say the call came in around 1:15 p.m. for the small fire, which was caused by a cell phone battery pack charger. 

The smoke from the fire cause the alarm to go off. 

Students and staff were evacuated for about 30 minutes. 

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