Fire Claims Garage, Two Vehicles, Boat

Hull, Iowa — A garage, a boat, and two vehicles were destroyed in a fire on Thursday, April 23, 2015 in Hull.
Hull Fire Water Truck
According to Hull Fire Chief Greg Van Roekel, about 7:05 AM, the Hull Fire Department was called to the report of a structure fully engulfed in flames at 1021 Division Street.

The chief says the fire department saw a fully engulfed garage as they approached the scene. He says they fought the fire with water and were able to save the other property, but the garage and its contents were a total loss.

Van Roekel says that no injuries were reported.

The fire department was assisted by the Sioux Center Fire Department and Hull Ambulance crew.

He says the cause of the fire is undetermined.

Chief Van Roekel says they used about 5000 gallons of water to fight the fire, and crews were on scene an hour and a half.