Fire causes $10,000 damage to garage

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EAU CLAIRE COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU)-- Firefighters say discarded ash from a fireplace started a fire in a garage Tuesday morning.

It happened just before noon on Crestview Road in the Town of Pleasant Valley.

Township Fire says the garage has $10,000 in damage. The attached home and a car that was inside the garage also got some smoke damage.

No one was home when the fire started and no one was hurt.

Several agencies were called to help put out the fire, including Eleva, Rock Creek and Altoona fire departments.

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