DOOR COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Gibraltar Area Schools will be closed Monday after an early morning fire in a school gym roof.
Gibraltar Fire - Rescue was called to the school, located at 3924 State Highway 42, at 4:43 a.m. for reports of flames coming from the roof.
Firefighters arrived on scene to find smoke and flames coming from the building.
Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and contained it to a rooftop HVAC unit.
"Fortunately the fire did not penetrate the roof," reads a statement from Chief Andrew Bertges.
Northbound and southbound lanes of State Highway 42 were closed for about 30 minutes near the school school. The highway reopened to traffic at about 5:43 a.m.
Bertes thanked area departments for helping at the scene.
UPDATE: Highway 42 has reopened. https://t.co/UcoewGevDN— Kathryn Bracho (@KBrachoWBAY) January 27, 2020