Home damaged after fire on Sugarbush Trail

Firefighters say they believe the house fire started in an attached garage.

Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ) –  Lexington firefighters battled a house fire and the heat this afternoon on Sugarbush Trail.

According to fire officials, the fire started shortly after 3:00 p.m. in an attached garage, which was destroyed, along with an SUV inside it. Investigators say the home itself was also damaged, though they have not released any information on the cause of the fire.

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No one was home at the time of the fire, but firefighters say when the homeowner arrived at the scene, she was overcome and was taken to the hospital to be checked out.