Fond du Lac High School evacuated after fire discovered in men's restroom

FOND DU LAC -- Fond du Lac High School was evacuated Tuesday, November 15th after a fire in a men's bathroom.

According to Fond du Lac Fire officials, it happened shortly before 2:00 p.m.

The fire in a second floor men's bathroom was extinguished by a school staff member -- but not before the fire destroyed a plastic trash container affixed to the bathroom wall.

The fire created a significant amount of smoke throughout the hallways which had to be cleared by firefighters before students and staff were able to re-enter the school.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

No one was hurt.

Students and staff were out of the building for approximately one hour.