Car fire spreads to house in Jackson Center


UPDATE @3:06 a.m.

A house fire in Jackson Center Wednesday evening started when a car parked in the garage caught fire, authorities said.

The fire then spread to the house.

No injuries were reported, and the house sustained heavy damage.

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FIRST REPORT

Crews remain on the scene of a dwelling fire in the 200 block of Robb Street in Jackson Center, Shelby County. 

The Jackson Center Fire Department was dispatched about 10:15 p.m. on a report of a fire in an attached garage of a two-story dwelling. 

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We have not heard any reports of injury. 

We will update this report as details warrant. 

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