1 person dies in Boone County fire

BOONE COUNTY (WREX) — One person has died in a fire in Boone County, according to Boone County District Chief Brian Kunce.

The name of the person has not been released.

The call for the fire came in around noon to Wilcox Drive. Crews on scene could see fire blowing out of a lower level garage, which extended up in to the first floor and attic.

The fire was under control within about 15 minutes.

North Boone, Boone County, North Park and Cherry Valley fire crews all responded to the scene.

Audrey Moon

Audrey Moon

Asst. News Director

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