Rockford fire crews respond to fire in detached garage

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(Rockford Fire Department)

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO)–UPDATE: No injuries are reported after Rockford firefighters battled a garage fire.

Officials say they first saw smoke at the rear end of the property when they arrived. With the help of additional water-supplying companies, they extinguished the car and everything else inside.

The incident caused $15,000 in damage, and is still under investigation.


Rockford firefighters are looking into the cause of a garage fire Monday night.

Officials say they were on scene past 10 p.m. on 1518 North Horsman Street. You can see members tending to the blaze on both sides of the garage.

The garage’s condition, and wheather it’s deemed a total loss, is unclear at this time.

This is a developing story….

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