Sheriff: 250K in Damage after Garage Fire

Sheriff: 250K in Damage after Garage Fire Click to Enlarge Photo: Stearns County Sheriff's Office

(KNSI) - A garage and everything inside was destroyed during a fire in Collegeville Township.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says first responders were called around 1:30 on Sunday morning to a building fire at 14558 Knightwood Road.

Firefighters found the detached garage was fully engulfed, and loud popping and small explosion sounds could be heard.

Two motor vehicles and a side-by-side recreational vehicle were inside the garage.

The garage, owned by Kevin and Annamae Schrom, and everything inside had an estimated value of $250,000.

No one was injured.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the fire marshal.

Avon Fire Department, Cold Spring Fire Department, and St. Joseph Fire Department.