KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

A fire destroyed a garage in Kingsport Sunday.

The Kingsport Fire Department tells us the fire happened around 1:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon at a home on Pineola Avenue.

We're told a man was welding in his garage when something caught on fire. Crews tell us the fire spread to part of the house, but it only suffered minor damage. 

The garage was a total loss.

The man was able to make it out of the fire uninjured.