Crews fight Gig Harbor-area garage fire

Staff writerDecember 8, 2013 

Firefighters were dispatched about 8:45 a.m. Sunday to the 3200 block of 73rd Avenue Court Northwest after a homeowner called 911 to report smoke coming from the garage.

Smoke detectors alerted those in the house of the fire, and one person tried to put out the blaze with a portable extinguisher, but was not successful.

No one was hurt.

Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One firefighters quickly put out the flames before the fire got to the main house.

The fire started in some electrical wiring, and the damage is estimated at $8,000.

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