COLUMBIA — A garage fire at Mid-Missouri Auto Works on Thursday afternoon caused estimated damage of $75,000, said Lieutenant Brian Davison of the Columbia Fire Department in a news release. No one was injured.
The fire started inside a vehicle that was in the garage. The estimated damage included two vehicles.
Three fire engines, a ladder and a rescue squad responded to the fire at the west garage at 1812 Monroe St.
At about 3 p.m., a person called 911 and reported seeing fire and smoke coming from a garage near the business. Firefighters put out the fire in 10 minutes. They then spent an hour removing burned drywall and charred insulation.
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