Quincy fire officials respond to fire at QHS

Published: Jan. 26, 2023 at 8:55 PM CST
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QUINCY (WGEM) - The Quincy Fire Department responded to a fire at Quincy High School.

Officials said the automatic alarm went off about 12:58 p.m., Thursday, and were at the school two minutes later.

They said when they got there, a fire had been started on a toilet paper dispenser in one of the restrooms and appeared to be intentionally set.

Officials said the fire had been put out by school staff with a fire extinguisher.

The fire is still under investigation and was handed off to the QHS security.

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