Garage fire in Newburgh sparked by lightning

  • Source: WABI-TV CBS/CW+ 5 Bangor
  • Published: 06/07/2024 12:00 AM

Wednesday evening’s stormy weather is being blamed for a garage fire in Newburgh. Firefighters were called to Flinn Road around 6:30 p.m. There they found a lightning strike had ignited a fire in the garage of the residence. Nearly a dozen firefighters from several departments responded. When crews arrived, there was smoke on both the first and second floors. They were able to get the flames under control. There were no reported injuries.


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