One person injured in Boone County house fire

POSTED: 05:39 PM CDT Sep 18, 2013    UPDATED: 06:32 PM CDT Sep 18, 2013 

One person was injured in a house fire in Boone County Wednesday afternoon.

Around 3:50 p.m., Boone County Fire Protection District crews were called to the house on 12400 block of Highway YY, north of Columbia. Seventeen units responded to the fire.

According to an ABC 17 News crew at the scene, the home is completely destroyed.

One person was injured in the fire, but transported to University Hospital before firefighters arrived at the scene.

There is no word yet on what caused the fire or a damage estimate.