COLUMBIA, S.C. — Malfunctioning heating equipment caused a house fire early New Year's Eve morning, leaving 3 people without a home.
Columbia Fire crews responded to a call in the 1000 block of Heidt Street Thursday, Dec. 31, with a possible occupant trapped inside.
Firefighters searched the residence and found no one inside and no injuries were reported. Three of the residents are left displaced.
The home was a total loss.