Detached garage catches fire in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A detached garage was damaged late Wednesday night after catching fire.

Chief Jim Hoffler with the Portsmouth Fire Department tells WAVY.com the fire happened shortly after 11 p.m.

A viewer photo showed the garage in flames. Hoffler says crews were able to get the fire under control within about 20 minutes of arriving on scene.

Hoffler says there were no injuries and no damage to surrounding property.

The cause remains under investigation.

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