Classes resume after electrical fire breaks out at Goff Middle School in East Greenbush

PHOTO: School District website

EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Officials say Goff Middle School was evacuated after an electrical fire broke out in in the weight room.

The school says shortly before 9 a.m. Wednesday morning, smoke was found in the weight room at Goff Middle School. As a precaution, students were evacuated to Columbia High School. All students and staff were accounted for.

Local fire departments responded and no injuries were reported.

The fire department cleared the middle school around 9:30 a.m., and students and staff returned to the building.

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