Nfld. & Labrador

C.B.S. crews battle car fire at site of new school

The burning car was behind a locked gate on the site of a new kindergarten to grade seven school in Conception Bay South.

Reports suggest firefighters had to break lock on gate to access car

Firefighters in Conception Bay South worked to extinguish this car fire Monday night in Holyrood. (Nicholas Hynes/Submitted)

Firefighters in Conception Bay South worked to extinguish a car fire Monday evening in the town. 

The fire happened on the construction site of a new school that's set to house kindergarten to Grade 7 students. 

Reports suggest the Conception Bay South Fire Department first had difficulty extinguishing the fire as the car was located behind a locked gate. 

There's no word on how the fire started. 

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