NOFD brings fire under control at St. Augustine High School

New Orleans firefighters are investigating a fire at St. Augustine High School in the Seventh Ward.

Around 5 p.m. smoke was seen billowing from the top of one of the buildings.

NOFD said the fire started on the second floor of the gymnasium.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire.

Smoke damage could be seen on the exterior of one of the buildings.

NOFD said no one was in the building due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

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