Hatzic Middle School. Black Press file photo.

Small fire at Hatzic Middle School quickly extinguished

Fire in school washroom; students evacuated for short time

Mission Fire Rescue Service was called to Hatzic Middle School today (May 19), after a small fire led to an evacuation.

The fire occurred in one of the school washrooms, according to an email sent to parents at 1:45 p.m.

All students and staff were evacuated safely and returned to class after the fire was fully extinguished, the email says.