Firefighters Quickly Knock Down Fire

By City News Service

BOYLE HEIGHTS (CNS) – Firefighters needed 13 minutes Sunday to knock down a fire that destroyed a stand-alone garage and threatened a home in Boyle Heights, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The blaze inside a garage at 1016 N. State St., was reported about 5:25 p.m., fire department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said.

Firefighters managed to keep the flames confined to the garage and protected the home in front, Stewart said.

The department dispatched 30 firefighters to the scene.

No injuries were reported.

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