Westdale Middle closes due to power outage
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Westdale Middle School was forced to dismiss early Monday, Sept. 20, and will remain closed Tuesday, Sept. 21, due to a power outage.
The East Baton Rouge Parish School System reported a transformer on the school’s campus blew around 9 a.m. and some sparks caused a small fire in a closet in the gym.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to the incident and prevented the flames from spreading.
The school remains without power.
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