MADISON (WKOW) -- The Madison Fire Department points to spontaneous combustion as the source of a garage fire on the city's southeast side.
Officials say a newspaper carrier called in the fire at 2906 Harriman Lane Sunday morning.
Firefighters say rags used to stain the home's floors spontaneously combusted while they were in a garbage can outside the home. It burned up some siding and plants outside the home.
No one was inside at the time.
Damage is estimated at about $15,000.
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