Garage and contents burned in early morning blaze

Photo by GREG LUNDQUIST

Two engines and a battalion vehicle with the Arkansas City Fire Department responded to a full-sized garage fire at 3 a.m. Wednesday at 815 W. Madison Ave. A pickup, camper and small boat inside the garage was fully involved when they arrived. Part of a carport sustained some exposure to the heat, along with the pickup inside it. There was also a burned down power line. The cause of the fire is undetermined, according to the fire chief.

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