Just before 3:30 yesterday afternoon, firefighters responded to a reported dwelling fire in the 200 block of Ridgecross Court in Arnold.
Upon arrival, firefighters found an attached garage to a two-story, single family dwelling completely involved in fire. A Working Fire dispatch was requested bringing a total of 29 personnel to the scene that brought the fire under control in about 45 minutes. The garage was a complete loss and subsequent damage to the dwelling’s second floor and attic area were also suffered.
The total fire loss is estimated at $60,000. The cause and origin are still under investigation. Two adults were displaced and were assisted by Red Cross. No injuries were reported.