Small fire at service center in Garwin Sunday

GARWIN – A fire caused minor damage at C & C Service Center in Garwin on Sunday night.

The facility is located at 311 Main Street, just east of the downtown area of Garwin.

Owner Cliff Collins said the fire was “nothing major” and just burned some tires outside of his fence.

“I wasn’t even here,” Collins said.

There were no injuries according to Collins and his automotive business was not affected by the fire.

Tama County Sheriff Dennis Kucera said two of his cars responded to a call at 7:55 p.m. and were on scene for approximately 45 minutes. He said fire departments from Garwin, Gladbrook and Toledo responded to the fire.