Car catches fire and destroys garage on Second Street



Firefighters are at the scene of a garage fire on Second Street in Chillicothe.

The fire came in at 8:05 p.m. on Friday in the 500 block.

A car caught fire in a garage and took the building up in flames.

The car and garage are a total loss. A second car also suffered severe damage.


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