Detached garage destroyed by fire in Springfield

Woodward Avenue garage fire

A detached garage on Woodward Avenue was completely destroyed Thursday by a fire.

Crews responded to the 1700 block around 12:45 p.m. to smoke in the rear of the house.

According to the homeowner, the mail carrier saw smoke and knocked on the door to alert the residents.

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No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.

Both Woodward and Glenwood avenues will be closed while crews clean up the fire.