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Crews fight garage fire with explosive materials inside

Crews were on the scene Tuesday evening of a garage fire in the South Point area with explosive...
Crews were on the scene Tuesday evening of a garage fire in the South Point area with explosive materials inside, Lawrence County 911 dispatchers say.(WSAZ/Jay Melvin)
Published: Nov. 23, 2021 at 5:57 PM EST
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SOUTH POINT, Ohio (WSAZ) – Crews were on the scene Tuesday evening of a garage fire in the South Point area with explosive materials inside, Lawrence County 911 dispatchers say.

The fire was reported around 5 p.m. along Township Road 1062.

Perry Township Volunteer Fire Department Capt. Thomas Williams said the garage was engulfed when crews arrived. He said someone uses the garage as a side car repair business.

Williams said there were several small explosions from propane tanks inside.

No injuries were reported.

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