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Crews work to contain garage fire in Hillyard neighborhood

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane firefighters had to work quickly to contain a Hillyard garage fire late Saturday night and keep it from spreading.

The fire, reported at about 7:15 p.m., was producing heavy fire and smoke from a detached garage and shop area when crews arrived at 3714 E. Princeton. The size of the fire and the amount of stuff inside the garage forced crews to use defensive tactics to extinguish the blaze. It was brought under control in about an hour.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. No injuries were reported and damage was estimated at $20,000.

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