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Accidental Fire Burns Two Garages In Lewes

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LEWES, Del. - An accidental fire in Lewes, reportedly caused $50,000 in damages to two garages.

The Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office says the fire started just before 11:00 AM at a building on Willow Creek Road. The Lewes Fire Department, with assistance from Milton and Rehoboth Beach Fire Companies put out the flames. No injuries were reported.

An investigation reportedly ruled the fire accidental, and was caused after embers from an outside fire ignited the first garage, which then quickly spread to a second garage before the fire was under control.

Officials say damages are estimated at $50,000.

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