Fire consumed a pallet factory and spread to a school next door Thursday morning in Costa Rica, CRHoy.com reports.
At 3:33 a.m. firefighters received the first reports about the fire at Santo Domingo de Heredia. At the height of the emergency 11 fire units were on the scene.
By the time the fire was brought under control it had destroyed the 800-square-meter pallet factory and spread to a portion of the neighboring school building.
Firefighters maintained an extended fire watch at the scene to prevent rekindling.