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Brush fire spreads to garage

by on April 18, 2014 10:54 AM

Firefighters from Black Lick and Blairsville were summoned to a small trash fire that spread to a garage in Burrell Township Thursday afternoon.

According to the Black Lick fire department, a Chestnut Ridge Road resident was burning trash in a 55-gallon drum. However, the fire spread to some leaves next to the garage, setting it on fire around 12:35 p.m. However, the fire was extinguished quickly and damage was limited to the exterior of the building.

No one was injured. Crews remained at the scene for about a half-hour. (Jamie Empfield/Gazette photo)

Jamie Empfield is a photographer for The Indiana Gazette.
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