Authorities investigating fire in Jefferson City

2 months 11 hours 31 minutes ago Monday, March 25 2019 Mar 25, 2019 Monday, March 25, 2019 12:17:00 PM CDT March 25, 2019 in News
By: Jack Lee, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY -Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire at a business in Jefferson City.

Firefighters went to the the fire on Jefferson Street around 7 a.m. on Monday. Authorities say the fire most likely started in the basement, but spread to the first floor of the three-story building. They say they extinguished the fire quickly but crews remained on scene to extinguish hot spots.

The Jefferson City Police Department and the Missouri Division of Fire Safety are assisting the Jefferson City Fire Department with the investigation.

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