Garage fire in Hays
Fire officials in Hays are looking for a cause after a garage fire Monday evening. Crews were called to the 400 block of W. 13th in Hays just before 8:00 and found fire burning in a two-car detached garage.
Five trucks and 24 firefighters responded and had the fire under control less than a half-hour later. Firefighters remained on the scene putting out hot spots for another two hours.
The garage sustained moderate damage. The garage was being used as a workshop and storage area and no cars were inside at the time.
Fire officials say the fire most likely started on or around a work bench, but the cause has not been determined.
No one was hurt.