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According to the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, upon arrival firefighters noticed a heavy fire coming from the structure and it was quickly brought under control. Crews responded to the call at 11:42 p.m. and were on the scene for more than two hours.
Damage to the shed was reported as extensive and the estimated dollar loss was $25,000. A house behind the shed at 1249 Marilyn Drive sustained minor heat damage. No injuries were reported.