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Car fire spreads to garage near Peosta, causes $100,000 in damage

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Courtesy: Telegraph Herald Courtesy: Telegraph Herald
DUBUQUE COUNTY (KWWL) -

A fire that started in a vehicle and spread to a garage caused about $100,000 in damage, the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office said.

According to a press release, the fire started Monday afternoon in a vehicle owned by Great Sounds Audio.

The owner of the house, Brian Hauber, parked the vehicle outside and went into the house. A short time later, a neighbor told him there was a fire.

The vehicle and contents inside sustained about $50,000 in damage, while the house sustained about the same in fire, smoke and water damage.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

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