Carson City Firefighters raced to the scene this afternoon to a report of a fire behind some homes on Shady Oak. When the owner of the home at 1155 Shady Oak looked outside she saw tall flames coming straight for her garage. She called the fire department and neighbors helped to slow the blaze down using garden hoses. Upon arrive Carson City Firefighters had it knocked down very quickly.
The lady of the house said there had been some teen-agers back in that same area, outside her home’s fence line. Whether they had anything to do with the fire is unknown.