Update: Rear window of garage damaged before fire

11:26 am | September 17, 2013

Elizabethton Fire Marshal Jack Buckles said someone tried to forcefully enter a two-car garage prior to it catching on fire Tuesday morning.

The Elizabethton Fire Department responded at about 11 a.m. to 1201 Bluefield Ave., in Elizabethton to extinguish the fire.

No one was inside the garage while it was on fire, according to Elizabethton Police Chief Greg Workman.

Earlier report:

The Elizabethton Fire Department responded to a two-car garage fire at 1201 Bluefield Ave., in Elizabethton at about 11 a.m.

The Elizabethton Fire Department responded to a two-car garage fire on Bluefield Avenue.

The Elizabethton Fire Department responded to a two-car garage fire on Bluefield Avenue.

Elizabethton Police Chief Greg Workman said no one was inside the garage while it was on fire.

Roger Miller, who lives nearby, said the garage belongs to his father-in-law and it is used for storage.

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