Fire Destroys Furniture Store in Vinton

Fire at Michael & Dowd furniture store in Vinton (WHO-HD)

VINTON, Iowa  --  A furniture store in Vinton was destroyed when fire ripped through the building on Thursday night.

Crews were called the building around 7 p.m. and worked through out night to put out the flames. Smoke was still coming out of Michael & Dowd on Friday morning.

Smoke and water damage is affecting neighboring businesses. Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the fire.