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.