Fire consumes garage
Firefighters responded to a residential garage fire around 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8 at W 9878 690th Ave., a home owned by Greg Huppert in the town of River Falls. A couple was home at the time and had evacuated without injury.
Fire Chief Scott Nelson said upon arrival, firefighters poured water alternately on the garage fire, the house and a nearby LP tank estimated to be 500 gallons. He said the tank was hot to the touch and needed to be cooled.