Eric Smith, Fire Chief
8 School St.
Gloucester, MA 01930
For Immediate Release
Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016
Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
PHOTOS: Gloucester Fire Knocks Down Fire at Detached Garage
GLOUCESTER — Chief Eric Smith reports that the Gloucester Fire Department responded to a one-alarm fire in a detached garage at a residence today.
At approximately 2 p.m., firefighters responded to 50 Ledge Rd. for reports of a fire in the detached structure. The fire was quickly knocked down by the first arriving units.
Damage to the structure was severe, and the garage is likely a total loss. Neither the owner of the building nor any firefighters were injured.
The cause and origin of the fire is under investigation.