Detached Garage by Sugarhouse Residence Destroyed by Fire

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors

MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121

INCIDENT TYPE: Garage fire

LOCATION: 1871 S. 1900 E.

At 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5, Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a fully involved, detached-garage fire at a home located at 1871 S. 1900 S.

Three individuals were in the home when the blaze started. All were reported safe, without any injuries. However, the garage is a total loss.

The cause of the two-alarm fire is still under investigation.

Approximately 30 firefighters attended to the fire, which was extinguished in less than 20 minutes.

CAUSE: Under Investigation

ORIGIN: Detached garage

FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED: 30

NUMBER OF ALARMS: Two

RESPONSE TIME: four minutes; fire under control in 20 minutes

MUTUAL AID: None

INJURIES: None

DAMAGE: Garage, total loss

DOLLAR LOSS: Undetermined