An early morning fire did significant damage to the interior of a Peru garage Saturday. About 4am, firemen went to 2201 Rock street, four blocks north of Shooting Park Road. The fire was contained to the interior of the attached garage and its cause is under investigation. Some ordinary contents were lost.
La Salle and Spring Valley were at the scene. Standard manned the La Salle station during this call. Oglesby did not have enough manpower to come. This emphasizes the shortage of manpower many fire departments face these days.