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Fire damages roof of medical lab in Columbia

By ABC 17 News Staff, news@kmiz.com
Published On: Sep 17 2013 07:57:33 AM CDT
Updated On: Sep 17 2013 11:43:18 AM CDT
COLUMBIA, Mo. -

A fire damaged the roof of a medical building in Columbia Tuesday morning. The fire started at Boyce and Bynum Pathology Professional Services on Portland Street shortly before 7 a.m.

Firefighters arrived to find smoke and flames, which were quickly extinguished. They told ABC 17 News the likely cause of the fire was a halogen light placed too close to wooden roof materials. The damage has been estimated at around $5,000.

There have been no reports of any injuries.

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