Garage Fire
A structure fire at 16131 Bluebird Lane off Highway D near Marthasville was reported by neighbors at approximately 8 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18. The detached garage was a complete loss. A tractor and a boat were destroyed in the fire. The homeowner’s Ford truck was also damaged by the heat from the fire. No one was home and the cause is still under investigation according to Marthasville fire command Marvin Leesmann. Also responding were New Melle and Washington Fire departments.
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A structure fire at 16131 Bluebird Lane off Highway D near Marthasville was reported by neighbors at approximately 8 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18.
 
The detached garage was a complete loss. The garage belonged to Ted and Kate Dunkmann.
 
A tractor and a boat were destroyed in the fire. The homeowner’s Ford truck also was damaged by the heat from the fire.
 
No one was home and the cause is still under investigation according to Marthasville fire commander Marvin Leesmann.
 
Also responding were New Melle and Washington Fire departments.