Effingham firefighters respond to garage fire

Effingham Fire Department was called to 215 E. St. Louis at 5:50 p.m. Monday for a call of smoke and flames coming from a garage. According to Captain J.R. Nieman, one person was transported to HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital by Abbott Ambulance. Teutopolis Fire Department also responded to the call. No more information was available Monday evening.