Teenager charged with arson after fire at Calais facility

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CALAIS, Maine (WABI) - A 17-year-old girl has been charged with arson after authorities say she set fire to her room at the Aroostook Mental Health Clinic Children's Project in Calais.

Investigators say the girl started the fire on her bed at the Palmer Street facility.

Staff pulled the mattress outside, and the fire was put out.

No one was hurt.

The girl is being held at Mountain View correctional Center in Charleston.