Authorities Investigating Early Morning Garage Fire

By KBJR News 1

Authorities Investigating Early Morning Garage Fire

August 20, 2013 Updated Aug 20, 2013 at 9:50 AM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Authorities are investigating what sparked a garage fire along Minneapolis Ave. in the Woodland neighborhood that destroyed two vehicles.

The Duluth Fire Department responded to the report of flames on the front of a garage around one in the morning. When crews arrived on the scene, they found a two stall garage engulfed in flames.

Crews spent over two hours on the scene extinguishing and overhauling the fire. No firefighter injuries were reported.

The garage is considered a total loss. Two vehicles were inside the garage and were destroyed along with other contents. Two vehicles and a snowmobile in the neighbor’s driveway also sustained damage from the excessive heat of the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
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