South-Side Fire Destorys Garage

By WEEK Reporter

January 18, 2011 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 3:46 AM CDT

A mid-morning fire destroyed a south-side garage and its contents.

Peoria Fire and Rescue Crews responded to the blaze on the 2500 block of west Howette shortly after 8:30 this morning.

Upon arrival the single car garage was fully engulfed in flames which had also spread to a nearby house.

No one was home at the time of the fire.

The garage and its contents, to include a 1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass, were a total loss.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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