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CA high school graduation to go on after stage fire

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Graduation will go on as planned at one California high school despite an suspected arson committed on the commencement stage. (Source: KXTV/CNN) Graduation will go on as planned at one California high school despite an suspected arson committed on the commencement stage. (Source: KXTV/CNN)

SACREMENTO, CA (KXTV/CNN) – Graduation will go on as planned at a California high school despite a fire that damaged the commencement stage.

Police got a call early Thursday morning about smoke coming from the stadium at Roseville High School.

When authorities arrived, they found the structure and a section of the football field on fire.

The flames were quickly put out, but the stage was considerably damaged.

Police say the fire was intentionally set and an investigation confirmed that it was an act of arson.

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