UNION GROVE — A detached two-car garage and its contents, including a car and a motorcycle, were a total loss after a fire of unknown origin broke out on Sunday.
According to a release from the Racine County Sheriff’s Office, the Racine County Communications Center at 11:45 a.m. Sunday received a call about a fire in a detached garage at 816 15th Ave. The caller reportedly told the dispatcher they could see thick black smoke and flames coming from the structure.
A sheriff’s deputy was first to arrive on the scene; that deputy reported that the structure was fully engulfed and there was no one inside, according to the release. Members of the Union Grove-Yorkville Fire Department were assisted by members of the Kansasville and Raymond fire departments in putting the fire out.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.