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Lowellville school fire repairs completed in time for start of class

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LOWELLVILLE, Ohio - School Superintendent Rocco Nero says repairs of fire damage at Lowellville High School are complete and classes will begin as scheduled on Monday.

Nero told 21 News that a lot of progress has been made since flames caused nearly a quarter-of-a-million dollars in damage to the building on June 13.

Authorities estimated damage to the roof at $150,000.

Smoke and water caused another $70,000 damage to the rooms below.

Some of those rooms included laboratory equipment and computers.

Investigators believe the fire was sparked by lightning.

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