Crews respond to fire at portable classroom at Great Bridge Middle School

Image Credit: Chesapeake Fire Department

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Chesapeake crews responded to a fire Saturday afternoon at Great Bridge Middle School.

Capt. Scott Saunders with the Chesapeake Fire Department confirmed that there was heavy smoke showing from a portable classroom near the school’s football stadium.

Photos: Crews respond to fire at Great Bridge Middle School

Crews were called to the scene around 2:30 p.m., and had the fire under control by 3 p.m. Saunders tells 10 On Your Side the fire looked electrical in-nature.

A WAVY crew is heading to the scene. Stay tuned for updates.