Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Bosque School Spared.(West Side Journal)

Bosque School spokeswoman Lynn Trojahn was able to exhale Thursday morning after seeing that a school built solely with community donations was safe.

Trojahn's daughter is a student at the school and throughout the years she has worked to raise funds to help build the school. The school is located just south of Montano and backs the bosque on the west riverbank.

Trojahn drove out to the school around 10:30 a.m. but was not able to drive all the way up to the buildings. She said she did get close enough to see that none of the structures had been damaged by a wall of flames that burned within 150 yards of the school shortly after 1 a.m. Thursday. Crews feared the school would burn after the fire traveled back over the Montano Bridge and began heading west. …

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