UPDATE

GALENA, Ill. -- A shed in rural Galena was destroyed by fire this morning, but no injuries were reported.

The fire at 4435 W. Stagecoach Trail between Galena and Scales Mound was reported at about 8:40 a.m., according to the Scales Mound Fire Department. Emergency responders from both communities responded to the scene, as well as firefighters from Benton and Shullsburg in Wisconsin.

Scales Mound Fire Chief Carl Winter said the blaze was under control by about 10:45 a.m. The fire was limited to a pole shed with a greenhouse attached to it, he said, and the structure is a total loss.

Winter said no injuries related to the fire were reported, and the cause of the blaze is currently unknown. 

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