Fire at Raffles Girls' School at Anderson Road, no injuries reported

A fire broke out in a science lab at Raffles Girls' School on Oct 19, 2016.
A fire broke out in a science lab at Raffles Girls' School on Oct 19, 2016.ST PHOTO: MELISSA LIN
The aftermath of the fire at Raffles Girls School in Anderson Road on Wednesday (Oct 19) evening.
The aftermath of the fire at Raffles Girls School in Anderson Road on Wednesday (Oct 19) evening.ST PHOTO: MELISSA LIN

A fire broke out at Raffles Girls' School at Anderson Road on Wednesday (Oct 19) evening.

Singapore Civil Defence Force said the fire started in the science laboratory.

Seventeen staff were evacuated and no injuries were reported.

SCDF received the call at 7.33pm.

The fire was extinguished shortly after SCDF arrived at the school.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.