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Fire destroys garage in unincorporated McHenry

McHENRY – A garage was destroyed in a fire Tuesday in unincorporated McHenry.

The McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded about 12:45 p.m. to the 2900 block of Ringwood Road for a fire in a small detached garage, according to a news release.

Upon arrival, firefighters found the garage heavily involved in flames, with other exterior rubbish and a trailer burning, the release states.

The fire was brought under control in 15 minutes.

No injuries occurred, and the fire was extinguished before it reached a house on the property.

The garage and its contents were a total loss, and damage was estimated at $10,000, the release states.

The district is investigating the cause of the fire.

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