Fire destroys garage, two vehicles in Noblesville

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NOBLESVILLE, Ind.– Crews with the Noblesville Fire Department responded to a house fire Wednesday afternoon that destroyed a garage and two vehicles.

The blaze broke out in a home located in the 200 block of Ashfort Court, the North Harbour Addition, at approximately 12:11 p.m. When firefighters arrived to the scene, they stated smoke and flames were seen coming from the garage and the two vehicles parked in the driveway.

Officials said the homeowners, Michael and Michele Spaulding, escaped from the house after noticing the fire in their garage.

Crews were able to contain the fire in about an hour. Damage is estimated at $250,000. No injuries were reported.

Fire officials said the fire originated in the area of a work bench located in the garage. There were ash trash, power strip and numerous electrical appliances in the area.