A home in the town of Rhine is a total loss after a fire yesterday afternoon. According to a press release, the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office received a call around 6:10 PM about a garage fire on State Highway 32. By the time crews had arrived, the fire had spread to the home. The inferno engulfed both the garage and the home, leading both to be deemed total losses. The blaze was believed to have been started by the owner, while he was conducting maintenance on his vehicle. 12 fire departments assisted in the battle, while two ambulances were also on hand.