Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause a fire that spread to two homes in Sugar Land.

The fire began around 2 p.m. in the garage of a home on Hickory Park Circle near Hickory Run Drive and eventually spread to the rear of that home and the house next door. Two vehicles were also destroyed.

According to a spokesperson for the city of Sugar Land, the garage where the fire originally began is a total loss. The home next door had minimal damage.

No one was inside the homes when the fire began.