Firefighter Injured in Duplex Fire, Expected to be Ok

House fire on Lindevon Lane in Columbia

Columbia, SC (WLTX)- An early morning fire sent a Columbia Firefighter to the hospital. 

Multiple fire units responded to Lindevon Lane in Columbia around 5:30 a.m. Friday for a duplex fire.

Chief Aubrey Jenkins tells News 19 crews on scene, the two story duplex has damage on the side and roof. A nearby building also had some damage.

A Columbia firefighter had to be taken to the hospital after debris fell on top of him. We are told the firefighter was taken as a precaution and is expected to be ok. 

According to officials, seven people were displaced.

No word on the cause but damages are estimated at $75,000. 

 


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