Small fire causes precautionary evacuation at Southwood Middle School, authorities say

Unclear what caused fire


PALMETTO BAY, Fla. – A small fire caused a precautionary evacuation Friday morning at Southwood Middle School in Palmetto Bay, authorities said.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said a "light fire" could be seen inside the school at 16301 SW 80th Ave. when firefighters arrived.

It's unclear what sparked the fire.

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