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Wilmette firefighters work on extracting a car from a garage destroyed by a fire the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 30, in the 2100 block of Schiller Avenue. Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media
Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor
11:00 am CDT August 30, 2017
A detached garage was destroyed by a fire this morning in Wilmette. The fire was reported around 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, in the 2100 block of Schiller Road, just south of Lake Avenue. As of 10:45 a.m., the fire was contained and "90 percent out," and there were no reported injuries, according to Wilmette Fire Department Chief Ben Wozny.