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Garage destroyed, buildings damaged in Wausau fire


Firefighters responded to a garage fire on N. Second Ave. in Wausau.

A Wausau fire lieutenant tells Newsline 9 that the fire started around 6:30 p.m. Monday and was put out within 30 minutes.

Fire officials say the blaze started in a detached garage behind a home.

Firefighters say the garage was destroyed and a car next to the garage was badly damaged.

Fire crews tell us a neighboring home and some other surrounding buildings were damaged.

The lieutenant says firefighters were able to save a house next door by dousing it with water.

No one was hurt.

Investigators are still trying to figure out what started the fire.

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