Two cats have died, following a garage fire in Collingwood.

Firefighters were called to a home on Hume Street, at around 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday after a van sparked a fire in the garage.

Crews were able to contain the flames to the garage, but sadly two cats perished in the blaze. Damage to the building and the van is estimated at $175,000.

Investigators say the cause is not suspicious.