Damage from Loveall fire estimated at up to $2 million

Thursday, January 20, 2011 | 12:31 p.m. CST; updated 4:25 p.m. CST, Thursday, January 20, 2011

COLUMBIA — The damage from Tuesday morning's fire at Loveall RVs was estimated at $1.6 million to $2 million after fire investigators completed their inspection.

Battalion Chief Gale Blomenkamp of the Boone County Fire Protection District said in an e-mail that the origin of the fire was in the maintenance portion of the building, but the cause of the fire and exact origin remained undetermined because of the complete destruction of the maintenance area.

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