Irmo, SC (WLTX) - Columbia and Irmo Fire officials responded to a fire atMcMeekin Power Plant on Bush River Road Monday evening.

According to SCE&G, a mechanical breaker caused the fire at the Plant at Lake Murray Dam around 9 p.m.

Officials saidone employee was taken to Augusta Burn Center with non life threatening injuries. They said the employee walked out of the plant, alert and talking.

SCE&G officials said asecond employee was taken to local hospital for treatment for smoke inhalation.

Around 11 p.m., the fire had been put out.

SCE&Gsaid none of their customers were affected.

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