Overnight fire destroys a building at Mary B. Austin Elementary School

(source: WPMI)

Mobile Fire Rescue is currently investigating an overnight fire at Mary B. Austin Elementary School.

Photos released by Mobile Fire Rescue show the skeleton remains of the Glenys T. Mason Learning Center. In a statement to the media Mobile Fire Rescue Public Information Officer Steve Huffman said the fire was reported at 1:27 a.m. Saturday.

Damage to the building is estimated at $100 thousand. The school is set to open August 8th according to the Mobile County Public School System.

No injuries have been reported. We will update this story as more information becomes available.