Car damaged in garage fire

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The cause of a garage fire in Youngstown is under investigation.

The fire broke out about 1 a.m. Tuesday in the 2700 block of Firnley Avenue, on the city’s south side.

Investigators said a car inside may have sparked the blaze. The owner had just parked the vehicle in the garage and minutes later the fire erupted.

The roof of the garage collapsed under the intense flames.

Firefighters were able to protect the nearby house.

The fire rekindled around 10 a.m. and crews were called back to the location.

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