The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

January 21, 2013

Fire damages residential garage


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NEOSHO, Mo. — A garage fire early Monday morning at a residence in Neosho is believed to have had an electrical source.

The Neosho Fire Department responded at 12:14 a.m. to a report of a fire at the home of Melissa Johnson on Rachel Drive.

Battalion Chief Bret Smith said part of an attached garage of the residence was on fire when firefighters arrived and put out the flames. There was minor to moderate damage to the garage, he said.

No injuries were reported.