TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) — The Topeka Fire Department responded to a garage fire at 3805 SW 12th St. in West Topeka.
Fire crews responded to the fire just after 9:00 p.m., Saturday night and were able to contain the fire to the garage.
Topeka Fire tells KSNT News the resident of the home was able to evacuate without injures.
A preliminary investigation indicates the fire was not intentionally set and was most-likely caused by improper disposal of smoking related materials.
The estimated dollar loss in the fire was $45,000. A nearby structure sustained minor heat damage as a result of the fire.