On Friday, around 1:30 a.m., Pettis County Dispatch received a call of a structure fire at 1305 East Boonville.

Pettis County Fire responded to the scene, and was able to save the shell of the structure with extensive damage.

The State Fire Marshal was contacted and he also responded to the scene.

The structure was not occupied at the time of the fire. An investigation is under way.

Randy Kirby