Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services responded to a residential garage fire on the 2100 block of 10 Avenue South at approximately 1:50 p.m. on Monday, June 14.
Three stations and 20 firefighters responded and were able to quickly contain the fire to the one garage.
The occupant sustained minor injuries. Damage to the garage and a vehicle is estimated to be $40,000.
A fire investigation has been completed and the cause of the fire was deemed to be accidental.
Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services would like to remind residents to ensure that combustible products stored inside and around buildings are kept to a minimum. During the summer months, residents should also take extra precaution when using tools that create combustion.