At approximately 3:18 a.m. on Tuesday, June 2, the Grand Forks Fire Department was dispatched to a garage fire at 1508 11th Ave. S. Crews arrived on scene and found flames coming from a fully involved detached garage. No occupants or vehicles were in the garage. Crews deployed hose lines and extinguished the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. There was significant damage to the garage, and it’s considered a total loss. The Fire Department responded with five engines, one ladder truck and one command vehicle with a total of 20 personnel. They were assisted by Grand Forks Law Enforcement and Altru Ambulance.