The Saskatoon fire department was called out to a garage fire in the 200 block of Avenue G South on Saturday evening.
Firefighters say at roughly 8:13 p.m., crews responded to a detached garage on fire.
By the time they arrived, the structure was engulfed in flames that were producing a lot of black smoke.
As firefighters began connecting to nearby hydrants, they also noticed a power pole on fire that had spread to a neighbouring fence. But that was quickly put out. They requested help from a utility company for the power pole.
There were no injuries, as there were no occupants or pets in the building.
A fire investigator confirmed the fire to be intentionally set and estimates the damages to be at roughly $30,000.
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