Anacostia High School to open Tuesday after roof fire

One firefighter was injured while fighting the fire. (Photo: Facebook)

WASHINGTON (AP) - School officials say Anacostia High school will open as scheduled on Tuesday, days after the roof caught on fire.

District of Columbia Public Schools say the fire started in the afternoon on Feb. 17 and students were immediately removed from the building.

No student was injured.

Authorities say the fire occurred on a section of the roof that was under construction.