Alta Sierra garage fire destroys vehicles, boat |

Alta Sierra garage fire destroys vehicles, boat

Nevada County Consolidated firefighters responded to a garage fire on Brewer Road Monday night, which destroyed several vehicles and a boat.

The structure fire in the 17000 block was reported at about 8:50 p.m., according to a press release from Division Chief Jerry Funk.

Resources from Consolidated, Grass Valley, Higgins and Cal Fire responded to the incident. The first arriving units found a fully involved detached garage with immediate threats to a residence and the vegetation.

Aggressive coordinated efforts and short response times enabled crews to contain the fire to the garage and a small spot of vegetation.

The garage, two vehicles and a boat were destroyed, but no injuries were reported. The fire remains under investigation.

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