Fire caused by improper disposal of fireworks

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) Fire crews put out a South Bend blaze that was caused by improper disposal of used fireworks.

It happened around 12:20 a.m. Thursday in the 900 block of North Sancome Avenue.

Crews were called in by neighbors who noticed smoke and flames.

When they arrived, they found a partially collapsed, unattached garage with heavy fire.

The fire was quickly extinguished with no injuries reported.