TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — An elementary school in Tampa caught fire Tuesday night.
Just before 7 p.m., crews responded to Robert E. Lee Elementary School on East Columbus Drive for the fire.
Heavy smoke and flames could be seen pouring from the building.
News Channel 8 had viewers reach out from all across the Tampa Bay area saying they could see the smoke. Some were as far away as Clearwater.
Tampa Fire Rescue confirms it is a two-alarm fire.
Preliminary investigation indicates this does not appear suspicious.
News Channel 8 has several crews at the scene and will bring you any updates as soon as we get them.