Students Evacuated after Fire in Woodbridge

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    The stove that caught fire at the congregation.

    About 30 students attending religious education had to be evacuated after the kitchen in their temple caught fire Sunday in Woodbridge.

    Students studying at the Ezra Academy at the Congregation B'Nai Jacob , 75 Rimmon Road, were evacuated around 11:15 a.m. after a fire started in the kitchen. 

    The fire was contained to the kitchen that is located off of the school's gym. No injuries were reported.

    Firefighters on scene say that there is a significant amount of smoke damage to the temple.