Fire chief: Morning fire destroys garage, everything inside

POSTED: 5:14 AM Sep 20 2013   UPDATED: 11:19 AM Sep 20 2013
JACKSONVILLE, ONSLOW COUNTY -

A fire in Onslow County Friday morning destroyed a garage and everything inside, as well as damaging the home on the property, officials said.

The garage fire was reported at about 4:50 a.m. Friday near Piney Green Road and Sheffield Road in Jacksonville, dispatchers said.

Fire crews on scene said it appeared that a vehicle inside the garage may have started the blaze. The garage and everything inside were destroyed, according to the Piney Green fire chief. 

There were seven people inside the home on the property, investigators said. No one was hurt. But a good portion of the home was burned, said officials.