RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Officials are investigating after a playground at a Richmond school was damaged by fire Wednesday afternoon.
Crews were called to Woodville Elementary School on N. 28th Street shortly before 3 p.m. and found an ‘active scene,’ according to a Richmond Fire Chief David Creasy. The fire was marked under control within minutes.
Officials say some playground equipment — but not all of it — was damaged. They believe the fire was started intentionally and have launched an arson investigation.
No injuries were reported.
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