Cause of Quality Inn Fire Determined

6 years 9 months 13 hours ago Tuesday, August 21 2012 Aug 21, 2012 Tuesday, August 21, 2012 3:23:00 PM CDT August 21, 2012 in News
By: Jennifer Lask

COLUMBIA - The Columbia Fire Department has determined the cause of a fire on the Quality Inn roof.

The department released the following statement regarding the fire:

"Assistant Fire Marshal Lisa Todd investigated the fire and determined the cause of the fire was an electrical malfunction on the roof above the lobby that ignited the roofing materials."

A preliminary damage estimate of $20,000 was also issued. No one was hurt in the fire. 

 

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