Garage catches fire and causes road closures in Tacoma
Posted on Sunday, March 28th, 2021 at 8:46 pm
TACOMA, WA – A garage caught fire in Tacoma yesterday morning, causing roadways in the area to be closed, according to the Tacoma Fire Department.
Update: All lanes in both directions on 6th Ave at N. Howard St. are back open for traffic. pic.twitter.com/6Huyaj7mi6
— Tacoma Fire (@TacomaFire) March 27, 2021
The incident occurred in the 600 block of N Howard Street before 5 a.m., when a two-vehicle detached garage caught fire.
The blaze was contained to the garage and was knocked down within a short time. By 5:16 a.m., the fire was under control.
Authorities closed part of Howard Street and 6th Avenue as they worked the accident. By 5:43 a.m., the roadways were clear again.
No injuries were reported in the incident, which remains under investigation at this time.
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