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Garage fire spreads inside Barrington home

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  • A home at the corner of Grove and Harvard avenues was severely damaged Wednesday afternoon by a fire that started in the garage and spread to the attic in Barrington.

       A home at the corner of Grove and Harvard avenues was severely damaged Wednesday afternoon by a fire that started in the garage and spread to the attic in Barrington.
    Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer

  • A home at the corner of Grove and Harvard avenues was severely damaged Wednesday afternoon by a fire that started in the garage and spread to the attic in Barrington.

       A home at the corner of Grove and Harvard avenues was severely damaged Wednesday afternoon by a fire that started in the garage and spread to the attic in Barrington.
    Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer

 
Daily Herald report

A fire that started in the garage of a Barrington home Wednesday afternoon spread inside, damaging the attic, fire officials said.

Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District responded to the call just after 3 p.m. on the 1000 block of South Grove Avenue, fire officials said in a release.

Firefighters arrived to heavy fire within the attached garage that spread to the home and attic, firefighters said.

Nobody was injured in the blaze. Assisting departments were Hoffman Estates, Palatine, Cary, Fox River Grove, Lake Zurich, and Buffalo Grove. The fire remains under investigation.

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