Detached garage destroyed from fire in Perquimans County

Posted at 4:07 PM, Dec 28, 2020

PERQUIMANS COUNTY, N.C. - Fire and Rescue crews responded to a garage fire Sunday evening.

Officials say multiple calls came in at 6:03 p.m., for a garage fire located on Sunset Circle in the Holiday Island subdivision.

Firefighters say when arriving to the scene, the garage was fully involved, and firefighters were unable to salvage the detached garage.

Crews from Bethel Fire Department and Hertford Fire Department worked to extinguish the fire and they were also assisted by the Perquimans County Sheriff’s Office, Perquimans County Emergency Medical Services, Albemarle Electric, and Winfall Fire Department, who was cancelled en route to the scene.

The Perquimans County Fire Marshal will be investigating the incident.