Crews respond to garage fire in SW Topeka

(KSNT Photo/Rocky Arnold)

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) The Topeka Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 2707 SW Harland Ct. in southwest Topeka Thursday morning.

Fire crews reported heavy smoke and fire coming from a collapsed detach garage up arrival at the rear of the residence.

The fire was extinguished keeping it primarily contained to the structure. Two houses adjacent to the garage sustained minor damage from smoke and heat.

The occupant of next door residence was at home at the time of the fire and alerted neighbors.

No injuries were reported as a result of this fire.

Early investigation indicates the cause of the fire to be accidental and was associated with the disposal of ashes from an ornamental back yard fire pit.


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