Garage Fire in Springfield Deemed Suspicious

photoSPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – Fire crews in Springfield responded to a fire at 35 Leete Street this morning.

The fire began in a detached three car garage, and caused roughly $20,000 in damage.

Firefighters temporarily evacuated the residents, as well as those in the neighboring house at 12 Coomes Street.

According to fire officials, the incident is being considered suspicious, and remains under investigation.