VIDEO: Heavy flames shoot from detached garage; fire deemed suspicious

A fire that significantly damaged a detached garage behind a home on Fountain Avenue in Dayton has been deemed suspicious, according to firefighters. 

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Heavy flames and smoke were shooting from the structure shortly after the blaze was reported in the first block of Fountain Avenue around 5 a.m. 

No injuries were initially reported. 

While firefighters said the fire was suspicious, the official cause of the blaze was still under investigation. 

Additional details were not available.  


Fire crews are responding to a fire in a detached garage in the first block of Fountain Avenue in Dayton.

We have a crew en route and will update this story when more information becomes available. 

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