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Fire Destroys Garage, Damages Home in Walla Walla

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Walla Walla Firefighters say a homeowner accidentally caused a fire on Tuesday cleaning up gasoline inside a boat in his garage. Walla Walla Firefighters say a homeowner accidentally caused a fire on Tuesday cleaning up gasoline inside a boat in his garage.
WALLA WALLA, WA - Walla Walla Firefighters say a homeowner accidentally caused a fire on Tuesday cleaning up gasoline inside a boat in his garage.

Firefighters say the flames burned Scott Clayton's garage on the 1200 block of Studebaker Drive, and extended into the attic above the second floor. Overall, the fire caused around $165,000 worth of damages.

Firefighters say everyone inside the house got out without getting hurt. One cat was missing for a while, but crews found it hiding upstairs in a crawl space, uninjured.
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