Whilst I was doing some research on the California wildfire and the damage to car collections I came across this story about a devastating fire at Country Classic Cars in Staunton Illinois from back in August 2017.
This was particularly upsetting having visited the site on a previous visit to the U.S.
More detail and video footage of the fire can be found here
Almost bougtht a Chevy Truck on my previous visit to Staunton read the article here
Here are some pre-fire pictures taken during my visit