July 8, 2019 11:00 am
Updated: July 8, 2019 11:01 am

No injuries reported in detached garage fire in Peterborough’s south end

WATCH: Damage is pegged at $60,000 following a fire at a detached garage on Brioux Avenue in Peterborough's south end.

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No one was injured after a fire broke out in a detached garage at a south-end home in Peterborough early Monday morning.

Peterborough Fire Services were called to a Brioux Avenue residence around 12:05 a.m. where they were met with thick, heavy smoke billowing from the garage.

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Acting platoon chief Lloyd Dozois says crews attacked the fire and quickly got the blaze under control.

He said a neighbour reported the fire after smelling smoke in the area.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The damage caused by the blaze is pegged at $60,000.

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