Garage fire sweeps through West El Paso home

El Paso News

Crews are working to extinguish a fire that broke out in West El Paso Monday night.

According to the El Paso Fire Department, it was reported at about 9:30 p.m. on the 4220 block of Hampshire near Mesa and Brentwood.

The owner of the home told KTSM that he was in the kitchen when he heard two loud bangs.

He later discovered was his car was on fire before the flames began spreading to the rest of the home.

No word yet on the extent of the damage.

This is the second fire reported in the El Paso area on Monday; the first happened at about 2:45 p.m. in Socorro.

Stay with KTSM.com for updates.

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