House fire in Oro Valley

House fire in Oro Valley

CREATED Mar 12, 2012

Web Producer: Marissa Pasquet

ORO VALLEY, Ariz.(KGUN9-TV) - A man is suffering from burn injuries after he was attempting to move his car from his garage while his garage was on fire.

Firefighters with Golder Ranch Fire District put out a house fire on Woodburne Avenue Sunday just before 3p.m. Crews were able to keep the fire contained to the garage.

Firefighters say combustibles that were kept in the area helped to spread the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.
The man was transported by Golder Ranch Paramedics to a local hospital.

Fire crews on scene were able to knock the fire down and contain it to the garage in less than an hour. 

Golder Ranch Fire officials invite you to visit for assistance with home escape plans, and want you to remember to please change your smoke detector batteries once a year.