Columbia Parking Garage Remains Closed After Vehicle Fire

A vehicle fire in a parking garage at Eighth and Cherry in Columbia this morning [Friday] is estimated to have caused around $60 thousand in damage.

The Columbia Fire Department was dispatched at around 10:00 and found smoke and flames coming from a vehicle on the second floor of the parking garage.

The fire caused damage to the roof decking material on the second floor above the vehicle that was on fire.

The parking garage will remain closed until the damaged area is further evaluated.

The cause of the blaze is undetermined.

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