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Bethlehem crews fight 2 garage fires in less than 24 hrs

Published On: Jul 17 2013 06:44:53 AM EDT

2 Bethlehem fires in 24 hrs


Officials in Bethlehem are investigating a garage fire --  the second in less than 24 hours.

Emergency crews were called to the 1200 block of Lorain Avenue just after 2 a.m. Wednesday.

Crews on the scene say the fire went to two alarms, but was contained shortly after they arrived.

It's not clear how much damaged was caused.


The first fire happened around four p.m. Tuesday at a garage in the 1200 block of Mechanic Street, on the city's south side.

Officials say the damage in that incident was minimal.

No one was reported hurt in either of the fires.

Officials have not said if they are connected.