Crews respond to fire at elementary school in Rock Hill

By WBTV Web Staff

(Source: Rock Hill Fire Department)
(Source: Rock Hill Fire Department)

ROCK HILL, S.C. (WBTV) - A fire broke out at Richmond Drive Elementary School Friday afternoon.

The Rock Hill Police Department says the fire started in the school's main building around 1:45 p.m. Officers advised everyone to stay away from the area.

The school is located on Richmond Drive in Rock Hill. Police say a propane tank nearby may have caught fire. Heavy smoke can be seen coming from the building.

There's no word on injuries or what may have started the fire.

We're on the way to the scene and working to gather more information.

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