Eau Claire garage fire damage estimated over $50,000

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A garage fire in Eau Claire early Sunday morning sees damages of over $50,000 according to the Eau Claire Fire Department.

The ECFD responded to a fire at 1212 State St. around 1:45 a.m. Sunday morning. When units arrived, they found a detached garage engulfed in flames. Crews put out the fire, but the garage is a total loss.

One firefighter was burned on his shoulder. No other injuries were reported.

The estimated damage is $51,000.

The family who rents the property says they lost most of their inventory for their antiques business, as well as 100 percent of their family memorabilia. If you’re interested in helping, here is a link to their website: gofundme.com/lost-nearly-all-business-inventory