Fire burns garage, destroys 2 cars

Neighbors reported flames in Ponte Vedra


PONTE VEDRA, Fla. – A fire in a garage at a Ponte Vedra home destroyed two cars inside early Friday morning, according to St. Johns County Fire Rescue.

Firefighters responded to Northgate Avenue in the northeast part of St. Johns County shortly after midnight.  A neighbor reported seeing flames coming from the attached garage.

Firefighters entered the garage through a side door and extinguished the flames before they threatened the rest of the home.  The main residence did sustain some minor smoke and water damage.

No injuries were reported.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.