West Columbia, SC (WLTX) - One person has died following a massive fire Thursdayat a West Columbia apartment complex.

The blazebegan around 8 p.m. atthe Granby Oaks Apartments on State Street.

It's still unclear what sparked the fire, but the flames quickly consumed one of the buildings on the property. Smokecould be seen coming from the Columbia side of the Blossom Street Bridge.

Fire official confirmed that the person who died was found inside one of the units. Several other people were taken to the hospital for treatment from smoke inhalation.

West Columbiapolice are not sure how many people have been displaced. It's alsounclear at this point what sparked the fire, but officials say an investigation is already underway.

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