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UPDATE: Vehicle to Blame for Wausau Garage Fire

UPDATE: Tues 4:18 PM, Mar 18, 2014

The Wausau Fire Department Battalion Chief tells NewsChannel 7 the cause of a garage fire Tuesday afternoon originated in the engine compartment of a nearby truck.

The fire was called in around 1 p.m. Tuesday on the 800 block of Henrietta Street.

The truck sustained extensive damage, however the garage is not believed to be a total loss.

A portion of Henrietta was closed for sometime, however, it has since reopened.

ORIGINAL STORY: Tues 1:18 PM, Mar 18, 2014

A portion of Henrietta Street in Wausau is closed as crews work to put out a garage fire.

The Wausau Fire Department was paged to the scene just after 1 p.m. for a garage fire on the 800 block of Henrietta.

Flames were coming from the structure.

A cause is still under investigation.

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