Man arrested for arson in Salt Lake City garage fire

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SALT LAKE CITY -- Police arrested a man Sunday afternoon accused of starting a fire in a Salt Lake City garage.

Fire officials say the garage was ablaze when crews arrived at the home near 1000 West and 1500 South around 12:45 p.m. Two men were trying to put out the flames with garden hoses, but fire officials pulled them back and quickly doused the fire themselves.

As of Sunday afternoon, officials have confirmed one man is under arrest for arson. Police have not yet released any other details.


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