At 10:08 a.m. Saturday, firefighters from multiple departments responded to a report of fire through the roof at Beck's Auto Repair at 9594 Lake Michigan Drive in Allendale. Upon arriving at the scene, firefighters found the building fully engulfed in flames and heavy smoke visible from quite a distance away.
The structure was one of two pole-barn type buildings on the property.
Firefighters from Allendale, Blendon and Robinson townships originally responded to the scene. They were joined later by tanker trucks from fire departments around the area.
Lake Michigan Drive was closed from 88th Avenue to 96th Avenue as firefighters fought the blaze.
Witnesses told FOX 17 NEWS that the fire's cause appeared to be electrical. There were no injuries.