Fire destroys auto dealership

Published 10/26 2016 12:24PM

Updated 10/26 2016 09:40PM

A Dixon business suffered severe damage after a fire Tuesday night.

The fire broke out at Credit Auto Sales around 7:40.

It took first responders about four hours to get the fire under control.

The Credit Auto Sales dealership building and five cars in its garage are considered a total loss.

Ten departments from Dixon and the surrounding area were involved in battling the blaze.  No one was hurt.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation but the preliminary determination is that it was accidental.

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