Fire Rescue Responds to Elementary School Fire

By Tamas Mondovics

Hillsborough County Firefighters responded to E.L. Bing Elementary School in Palm River for a reported fire on the roof earlier today.
Officials said unknown construction was being performed on the roof of the cafeteria when the fire occurred.  The fire is now out.
All students are safe and are currently being taken by bus to Progress Village Elementary to facilitate lunches and parent /guardian pick up.
Any person on the emergency list will need a photo ID to pick up their student at Progress Village Elementary.
All students that are not picked up will follow their normal bus route this afternoon.