Firefighters Respond to Brush Fire
BOONE COUNTY - The Boone County Fire Department responded to a brush fire around 4 p.m. Friday near Old Highway 63 and Highway 128.
Firefighters told KOMU 8 the property owner called 911 after his dog alerted him of the fire. A spark from a chainsaw is the likely cause.
Passengers on Highway 63 said they could see smoke from the road.
Firefighters said numerous fires hit the mid-Missouri area on Friday. They blame the fires on dry weather.