QuickNewsNow first media outlet in the state to report on this Breaking News. Publishing our initial story at 10:10 a.m.
Two local area firefighters, Brian Strubberg and Jeff Buchheit are among the 80 members of MTF1
UPDATED: 11:18 a.m.
Columbia, Mo. - Seconds ago Boone County Fire Chief Scott Olsen, released the following statement:
At 10:00 p.m. on September 14, 2013, Missouri Task Force 1 (MO‐TF1) was activated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to deploy to Colorado to assist with search and rescue efforts. Massive flooding has affected 12 Colorado counties.