Police investigate Gold Coast garage fire

Crime scene set up in Merrimac

A garage has gone up in flames in Merrimac overnight.

Firefighters were called to a structure fire at a Bourton Rd unit at around 7:45pm and arrived to find the garage well-involved.

Crews managed to put the flames out within 15 minutes and say the blaze caused extensive damage.

No one was home at the time.

A crime scene has been set up while the cause of the fire is investigated.