Fire damages Granite Quarry home

Fire damages Granite Quarry home

GRANITE QUARRY, NC (WBTV) - A home in eastern Rowan County was damaged by fire on Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the 300 block of Phillips Drive in Granite Quarry just after 5:00 pm.  The home is located in a cul-de-sac.

When firefighters arrived they found flames and smoke coming from a garage attached to the house.

Firefighters were able to bring the fire under control quickly.  Damage was limited to the garage.

Investigators blamed the fire on cigarette butts placed in a trash can in the garage.

No one was hurt or displaced as a result of the fire.

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