$20K in damages estimated in Belvidere garage fire

Published: May. 26, 2023 at 12:51 PM CDT
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BELVIDERE, Ill. (WIFR) - Investigators search for answers Friday after a garage catches fire in Belvidere.

Firefighters were called just before 9:30 a.m. to a home on the 300 block of Spruce Drive for a report of heavy black smoke coming from the residence.

Everyone inside the home got out safely and firefighters were able to get the blaze under control within minutes of arrival.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

First responders say the fire was contained to the garage, but smoke damage caused an estimated $20,000 in damage to the home.