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Fire and explosion reported in Fayette County

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Crews were called to the scene Monday night of a reported explosion and fire in Fayette County.

It happened on Deep Water Mountain just before 8:30 p.m., on Route 61, just south of Montgomery.

Emergency dispatchers confirmed the fire and explosion.  They said it apparently started in a garage and that the car inside caused the explosion when the gas tank erupted.

There were no reports of injuries and crews had the blaze under control, according to dispatchers.