Man injured trying to put out car fire
MARQUETTE, MI-- A Marquette resident was injured when his car caught on fire Monday night.
The Marquette Fire Department was called to 1102 Grant Street around 10:35 p.m. for a reported garage fire. They found a vehicle in a detached garage in flames.
The man who reported the incident had tried to extinguish the fire and suffered burns to his extremities. He was taken to UPHS-Marquette for treatment. His condition is unknown.
Firefighters extinguished the flames with about 400 gallons of water.
No other injuries were reported.
The amount of damage is unknown at this time.