Fire destroys 2-car garage at Murfreesboro home

(Courtesy: Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue)

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – A two-car garage was destroyed by fire at a Rutherford County home late Wednesday night.

It happened at a home on Battle Avenue around Midnight.

Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Department reported flames were visible in the detached garage when crews arrived to the scene.

(Courtesy: Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue)
(Courtesy: Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue)

Crews quickly extinguished the fire and were able to keep it from spreading to the nearby home.

Officials said it appears a portion of the garage was used as a workshop. The only vehicle inside the garage was a four-wheeler, according to Shift Commander Dale Maynard.

“Both the outside and inside of the garage were burned pretty good,” said Maynard.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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