Smoking to blame for duplex fire
Fire investigators say careless smoking caused a fire that displaced two families.
The Wayne Township Fire Department says no one was injured in the fire at a duplex in the 3200 block of Tansel Road. Fire detectors alerted the residents to a fire in the garage.
Fire crews were called to the scene at 1:14 a.m. It took crews about 20 minutes to get the blaze under control.
Two cats died in the fire, but 2 more cats and a dog did escape.
Investigators estimate the fire caused about $150,000 in damage.