TFD investigates a vehicle fire causing $25,000 in damage

Published: Aug. 13, 2016 at 10:53 AM CDT
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The Topeka Fire Department is investigating the cause of an early Saturday morning fire in Topeka that spread to a house and garage.

TFD was called to 138 SE California Ave. just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday on a vehicle fire.

Firefighters reported heavy fire in the back of the home coming from a car.

TFD said crews attacked the fire when they saw it beginning to spread to the home and detached garage.

The fire was put out, but not before causing extensive damage to the detached garage and home. TFD said the fire caused about $25,000 worth of damage.

No one was injured.

TFD said the cause is still undetermined and the investigation is ongoing.

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