Wind spreads controlled burn to garage

Crews respond to Meharry Street in Lafayette for reports of a fire. (WLFI Photo/Jamie Long)
Crews respond to Meharry Street in Lafayette for reports of a fire. (WLFI Photo/Jamie Long)
Crews respond to Meharry Street in Lafayette for reports of a fire. (WLFI Photo/Jamie Long)

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Lafayette Fire Department was called to a fire at a home on Meharry Street Tuesday afternoon.

LFD responded to a fire at 2101 Meharry Street in Lafayette. Crews had it extinguished in fewer than 15 minutes.

Firefighters said there were no injuries reported.

Officials said the homeowner attempted a controlled burn of dried grass and wind caused the fire to spread to the garage.

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