Authorities in Ohio said a man attempting to use a torch to kill weeds in his yard ended up setting his garage on fire.
Firefighters said the homeowner told investigators he was trying to kill the weeds around his detached garage with a torch and the structure caught fire accidentally.
No injuries were reported from the blaze. The flames did not spread to any other structures.
The garage was considered a total loss, with damage estimated at $10,000-$15,000.