Firefighters on scene of fire in Ashland

7 months 1 week 6 days ago Sunday, January 07 2018 Jan 7, 2018 Sunday, January 07, 2018 12:22:00 AM CST January 07, 2018 in News
By: Daniel Perreault, KOMU 8 Reporter
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ASHLAND - Multiple Southern Boone County Fire Protection District Units responded to a fire at a house off of West Broadway Street in Ashland Saturday night.

Firefighters responded to the call at around 11 p.m. on Saturday night. 

Firefighters on the scene told KOMU 8 News that the fire started in a shed with a smoker in it. The fire consumed the shed, a fence, and much of the backyard. It also reached both sides of the house.

Firefighters said it was hard to tell exactly how extensive the damage was, but noted that the fire out back was rather large. 

Fire crews were still on the scene cleaning up early Sunday morning.

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