Garage fire in Tampa deemed arson

12:51 PM, Jan 22, 2014   |    comments
Hillsborough County Fire Rescue Crews extinguish stand alone garage in the 5300 block of Martin St. Arson is found to be the cause of the fire.
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +



Tampa, Florida -- A garage fire at a home in Tampa has now been deemed as arson. 

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue units responded to a garage on fire at a home on Temple Palms Wednesday morning. Fire rescue crews made access to the property and found a stand alone garage fully engulfed in flames. 

Crews found a vehicle inside that was damaged by fire as well. There were no injuries reported at the scene to civilians or fire crews.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue's Fire Investigation Unit has deemed that the cause of the fire is Arson. Witnesses have reported that 3 teenage males were seen leaving the structure shortly before the fire.

Anyone with information about this fire should call Hillsborough County Fire Rescue's Fire Prevention Division at 813-744-5541.

You may also like... 

Weird Florida: A look back at some of the strangest stories of the year

Miracle Baby: Tampa toddler has 5-organ transplant

Broke Bad: Contest winner busted in synthetic drug ring

Here kitty, kitty: Lion escapes enclosure at Pasco sanctuary

Fake Cop: Man arrested 3 times for impersonating officer

Animal tragedy: Girl's miniature horse attacked by dogs

#ShortYellows: Florida quietly shortened yellow lights

Kittens shot: Officer shoots kittens in front of children

Popular photo galleries:

Faces of Meth: Devastating before and after photos of meth abusers

Trayvon Martin Shooting: Trayvon Martin crime scene photos and George Zimmerman injury photos 

Hooters Winners: Winners of the 2013 Hooters swimsuit pageant

Rejected: Funny Florida license plates rejected by the DMV***warning graphic***

Deadly sinkhole: Home collapses, man dies in giant sinkhole

Popular Databases:

Florida Sex Offenders: Look up sex offenders in any Florida neighborhood here

Restaurant Inspections: Look up inspection reports for any Florida restaurant here

Most Watched Videos