Fire destroys garage, cars, damages houses in Mount Morris

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MOUNT MORRIS, Ill. (WTVO) — A fire broke out in a home’s garage in Mount Morris on Tuesday afternoon, destroying a cars and damaging two houses.

The incident occurred in the 200 block of West Hitt Street. Fire companies arrived on the scene and found the garage fully engulfed in fire. Several vehicles were destroyed and two other residences were damaged.

Mt. Morris Fire Chief Rob Hough said no occupants or firefighters were injured, and both affected houses are uninhabitable.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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