Garage a total loss after fire, explosion in Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. (WTRF) - Crews responded to a fire/explosion early Friday morning in Moundsville.

Marshall County Officials were dispatched to 1619 Diamond Street, off of 12th Street, after reports of a fire and possible explosion at a garage.

According to officials, two people were trapped in a trailer next to a garage during the fire and explosion that occurred at approximately 5:30 a.m. There were no injuries reported.

The fire is out, and crews from Marshall County and the American Red Cross are monitoring for hot spots. Some hot spots are reportedly re-igniting.

Officials say the garage is a total loss, and the trailer has some heat damage.

AEP crews cut the power to the garage and trailer.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

Stay with 7News for updates.


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