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Burning tissue box brings fire crews to middle school

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RONCEVERTE (WVVA) - Students were evacuated from a Greenbrier County middle school Tuesday after a tissue box sitting too close to a projector made for a smoky situation.

Greenbrier County 911 received the call of a possible fire in the new section of Greenbrier Valley Middle School around 11:38 a.m.

By the time firefighters arrived, the fire had been extinguished. Students remained evacuated as crews worked to remove smoke from the building.

Crews cleared the scene around 1 p.m. Officials say the fire was accidental.

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