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Construction worker suffers burns from fire at King High School

The school is located on North 56th Street.

Two construction workers are recovering from a close call at a Hillsborough County high school.

The workers were inside a room on Wednesday at King High School on North 56th Street when a transformer box sparked and started a fire.

One of the workers suffered burns on his arm. Paramedics took him to Tampa General Hospital.

Hillsborough Fire Rescue crews managed to contain the fire before it spread.