PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — Two garage fires kept the Peoria Fire Department busy Sunday night into early Monday morning.
First, crews were called to W. Antionette St. near S. Madison Park Terrace around 11:00 p.m. Sunday for a garage fire. The garage was fully engulfed in flames.
The fire was knocked down and no one was hurt. Damages estimate to be about $25,000.
Battalion Chief Steve Rada said the garage is a total loss.
The fire department was called back to the same neighborhood for a second garage fire, at 3:00 a.m. Monday.
Once again, crews arrived to find a garage covered in flames, fighting to knock it down.
First responders on scene were able to stop the fire from spreading to a nearby home, but a separate garage was damaged.
The second garage is also a total loss with damages around $25,000.
A fire investigator is working to determine the cause of both fires.