Dubuque three-car garage fire injures one

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Cropped Photo: Ada Be / Flickr / CC BY 2.0 (MGN)(WKYT)
Published: Mar. 19, 2019 at 4:04 PM CDT
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A fire in a detached garage caused minor injuries to one person on Tuesday.

Dubuque Fire Department firefighters responded to a call at 2535 Jackson Street at 1:04 p.m. Upon arrival, they found a three-car garage, detached from a house, in flames. Crews were able to extinguish the flames within 15 minutes.

One person was injured by the fire and was treated at the site.

The garage and two vehicles contained within are considered total losses. Fire also damaged and downed electrical lines, causing a localized power outage in the neighborhood.

No other damage to the house or surrounding structures was reported.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.