Fire Causes Thousands of Dollars in Damage at Old Sabraton School


UPDATE (10/30/17 at 4:45 p.m.):

According to officials with the Morgantown Fire Department, a fire that occurred on Listravia Avenue in Morgantown early Monday morning was intentionally set.

The fire was reported at approximately 3 a.m. at the old Sabraton School, officials said.

The vacant building was previously occupied by the Berean Southern Baptist Church and other community groups, officials said. Fire caused an estimated $167,000 in damages to the building, according to fire officials. 

Investigators believe that the fire was set in one of the first-floor rooms near the front entrance of the building.

Anyone with information should call the arson tip line at 304-225-3586.


The Morgantown Police responded to a call of a structure fire early Monday morning.

911 officials say, the fire started around 3 a.m. on Listravia Avenue in Morgantown. 

Stay with 12 News as we continue to follow this story.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Link to 12 things you need to know page

WBOY 12 News Facebook Page

Trending Stories