Authorities are investigating a fire that burned two storage units and a detached garage in a neighborhood in Atascadero on Saturday.
The fire, which began sometime before 5:40 p.m., occurred at 7400 Valle Avenue, according to a news release from the Atascadero Fire Department.
When authorities arrived on scene, they found two 10-by-15-foot wooden outdoor storage buildings on fire. The flames spread to a nearby two-car garage, but firefighters extinguished it before the garage’s contents, which included a vehicle, were damaged.
The fire caused about $22,000 in property damage, according to the news release. It is believed to have originated inside one of the storage units, but no cause has been determined.
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The property owners were not harmed in the fire.