Welland fire causes significant damage

Welland fire July 5

We now know the extent of damage  after a spectacular fire in Welland late Friday afternoon.

Officials say the fire, which started in a garage and spread to a house on Wilson Road, resulted in $500,000 in damages.

Thirty-four firefighters battled the blaze.

No injuries were reported.

Investigators believe the cause of the fire was an electrical issue.