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Milford Fire Results In No Injuries But Considerable Property Damage

Thu 1-14-2016 IA"], ["614 L Ave. Milford

(Milford)-- No injuries were reported this (Thurs.) afternoon in a fire in a residential area of Milford. Milford Fire Chief Jim Carpenter tells KUOO news firefighters were called shortly after 2:00 p.m. to 614 L Avenue. Carpenter says an attached garage was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived. He says the fire had started to spread to the house, adding they were able to quickly knock it down and put it out.

Carpenter says no one was home at the time the fire broke out.

The garage and its contents were pretty much a total loss. Smoke and water damage was reported to the attached house. Some vinyl siding on a neighboring house was melted from the heat of the fire. Dollar amounts of estimated damages weren’t immediately known.    

The cause of the fire is under investigation.    

Milford firefighters were on the scene about an hour and-a-half.