Early morning fire destroys vehicles, carport - Tucson News Now

Early morning fire destroys vehicles, carport

Carport fire on Tucson's south side  (Source: Tucson Fire Department) Carport fire on Tucson's south side (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
Carport fire on Tucson's south side  (Source: Tucson Fire Department) Carport fire on Tucson's south side (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
Carport fire on Tucson's south side  (Source: Tucson Fire Department) Carport fire on Tucson's south side (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
Carport fire on Tucson's south side  (Source: Tucson Fire Department) Carport fire on Tucson's south side (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
Carport fire on Tucson's south side  (Source: Tucson Fire Department) Carport fire on Tucson's south side (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A fire that began on two vehicles spreads to carport, destroying it, according to Tucson Fire Department officials.

The fire began this morning on Tucson's south side in the 700 block of W. Tennessee St., near Irvington Road and 12th Avenue.  According to TFD calls began coming in around 4:52 a.m. , with firefighting crews arriving on scene by 4:58 a.m.  The fire began on two SUVs and quickly spread to the carport.  

TFD crews were able to stop the spread of the fire to house, putting out the flames by 5:11 a.m. said TFD officials.  There were no injuries reported by TFD crews.  The family of five has temporarily been displaced from their home, said TFD. 

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. 

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