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Faulty light switch starts fire in Tacoma garage

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on May 13, 2013 at 10:54 am |
May 13, 2013 10:54 am

A garage fire in Tacoma Sunday night caused $23,000 in estimated damages, according to the Fire Department.

Firefighters responded to the home in the 200 block of North Yakima Avenue about 9:40 p.m. and found flames coming from the two-car garage.

They were able to contain the blaze to the detached garage. No one was injured.

Investigators said the fire was caused by a faulty light switch.

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