Fire destroys garage in Gladstone

GLADSTONE — Firefighters in Gladstone are looking into the cause of a blaze that destroyed a garage this afternoon.

Gladstone Public Safety says it happened shortly after 2:30 p.m. at 920 North 17th Street. The garage was already fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

No one was hurt and no other buildings were damaged. However, besides the garage itself being a total loss, two vehicles that were in the garage were also destroyed.

Crews had the fire under control within an hour. The Escanaba Township and Brampton Township Fire Departments, Rampart EMS, the Delta County Sheriff’s Department, the Michigan DNR and the Michigan State Police all assisted at the scene.