Fire Destroys Garage and Dog Boarding Kennel
HARTSBURG - A Saturday morning fire left a garage and dog boarding kennel a total loss in Columbia.
The Southern Boone County Fire Protection District responded to a fire at 6551 East Zumwalt Road Saturday morning. The fire was in a garage that was detached from the residence. The garage was used as a dog boarding kennel and three dogs were inside when the fire started.
All three dogs were rescued and no one was injured.
Authorities said the building and contents were a total loss with damages estimated at $100,000.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.