Fire destroys garage at Claremont home

Valley News - 08-09


CLAREMONT — A fire destroyed a garage and two vehicles Thursday after combustible items were left too close to a stove, city fire officials said. Crews arrived at 40 Bowker St. shortly after the fire was reported at 1:39 p.m. and later advised of “heavy fire from all openings of the garage,” Fire Chief Bryan Burr said in a news release.