Howard garage destroyed by fire Sunday

A two-bay metal garage at 114 Shay Lane, Marion Township, Centre County was destroyed by fire late Sunday afternoon. Howard Fire Chief Collin Alterio said the owners of the property were home when the fire broke out at about 4:45 p.m. Howard Fire Company was dispatched along with mutual aid companies Walker Township, Citizen’s Hook and Ladder in Milesburg, Undine’s in Bellefonte, Pleasant Gap Fire Co, Beech Creek-Blanchard Fire Company, and ambulance 26 from Bellefonte. Stand-by units were Miles Township and Woolrich Fire Company. The cause of the fire is under investigation by a state police fire marshal, Alterio said.