Officers from Gladstone Public Safety Department and the Gladstone Volunteer Fire Department responded to a reported trailer fire at 525 Dakota Ave. next to a house just after 7 a.m. Monday.
Upon arrival to the scene Fire Fighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire and prevent it from spreading to the entire structure.
The fire originated in a utility trailer used to hold scrap building material from a house being repaired.
That trailer was saved and only minor damage was sustained to the exterior of the house.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.