Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A minivan parked in the driveway of a Rochester duplex caught fire late Tuesday night

Rochester fire crews were called out about 11:00 PM to  2762 Hawk Ridge Ct SE and found the vehicle fully engulfed. Flames had also spread to the front of the garage. The fire was put out before it could extend into the duplex, located in the Pinewood School neighborhood.

The occupants were able to return after the fire was put out.  

The minivan was destroyed and the front of the garage was heavily damaged. The Rochester Fire Dept. estimated the loss at $50,000.

The cause is under investigation.

Get local and national news on the go.  Download our News-Talk 1340 KROC-AM App http://krocam.com/app/ – available on Apple and Android devices.