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Fire in parking garage of downtown Sarasota highrise

Updated: Nov. 18, 2019 at 9:29 AM EST
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A pickup truck fire sparked evacuations at a downtown Sarasota highrise Monday morning.

Crews responded to the parking garage for 1 Sarasota Tower around 9:15am where a pickup truck caught fire on the fourth floor. It’s unclear at this time what sparked the blaze, but the fire was out within fifteen minutes after units arrived.

Officials say there were no injuries, but the truck was destroyed.

A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.
A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.(WWSB)
A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.
A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.(WWSB)
A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.
A truck fire at a parking garage in downtown Sarasota on November 18, 2019.(WWSB)

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