Rutland commercial garage damaged in fire

Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 8:04 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 8:17 AM EDT
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RUTLAND, Vt. (WCAX) - Multiple fire crews responded to a blaze at a large commercial garage in Rutland early Tuesday.

It happened just after midnight at the nearly 14,000-square foot garage on 10 Baxter Street.

The Rutland City Fire Department posted pictures on Facebook of the smoke and burn damage.

Firefighters say the flames spread into an open attic space and onto the roof. While the southern half of the building’s roof collapsed, crews say they saved the northern half.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated, but it is not considered suspicious.

This morning just after midnight, the department was dispatched to a reported garage fire at 10 Baxter St. Multiple...

Posted by City of Rutland Fire Department on Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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