PEORIA, Ill. (WEEK) — One person escaped unharmed from an early morning garage fire in Peoria’s West Bluff.
Firefighters responded to 1105 N. Glenwood Ave. around 3:15 a.m. to find a detached garage fully engulfed in flames. Crews were able to quickly put the fire out and prevent the flames from spreading to nearby structures.
A person sleeping the garage at the time of the fire managed to get out. The garage and a van parked inside are a total loss. Damages are estimated at $40,000.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.