Garage fire destroys three vintage cars: Family devastated

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BALLWIN, MO (KPLR) - A Ballwin family is picking up the pieces after a fire destroyed three vintage cars.  The cars were in a detached garage that went up in flames on Rauscher Drive.  The garage is gutted.

According to the Metro West Fire Protection District, the fire was accidental and started from a mechanical malfunction in the garage area.

A 1966 Mustang Coupe, 1966 Mustang Convertible and 1932 Ford Pickup were all destroyed.

The homeowner's are devastated.