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UPDATE: Structure fire in Eau Claire; no injuries reported

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Published: Feb. 29, 2020 at 4:17 PM CST
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UPDATE 2: The Eau Claire Fire Department responded to a structure fire this afternoon in the 2800 block of Richard Dr.

On arrival, crews found a fully involved fire within a detached 6 place garage/storage building.

Crews quickly brought the fire under control and protected all exposures near the structure.

Several vehicles, motorcycles, and debris were removed from the structure with the assistance of a towing company in order to achieve full extinguishment.

No injuries were reported and the fire investigation is ongoing.


UPDATE: On Saturday, a fire occurred in a six stall garage outside of an apartment complex on the 2800 block of Richard Drive near Stein Boulevard. The fire took out one wall and a roof and was under control around five pm.

Crews say there was a gas grill with propane tanks in the garage, but the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Officials say that no one was injured. Fire fighters are still at the scene.


WEAU has crews on the scene of a structure fire near the intersection of Richard Dr and Stein Blvd. We will continue to update the story as we learn more information.