Moments after a house in Lynn caught fire Sunday evening, another blaze broke out at a garage about a block away, officials said. Just after 6 p.m., firefighters began to battle a two-alarm blaze at a 2½-story home at 54 Sewall St., said Stephen Archer, Lynn’s district fire chief A few minutes later, firefighters went to 287 Eastern Ave. to put out a small fire at a one-story garage. No injuries were reported in either fire. Archer said an investigation was underway into the cause of each fire and to determine the amount of damage. A year ago on March 5, a fire broke out in the garage at 54 Sewall St., according to The Daily Item newspaper in Lynn. No injuries were reported.
Nearby fires break out moments apart in Lynn
By Matt Rocheleau| Globe Correspondent March 04, 2013
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