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15 Displaced, One Dog Dead in Lexington County Fire

Lexington police and fire services responded to a structure fire at Lakeland Apartments on Old Chapin Road around 12:30 a.m. Saturday.
Credit: County of Lexington

Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - A fire at a Lexington County apartment complex left 15 people displaced and one dog dead early Saturday morning.

Lexington police and fire services responded to a structure fire at Lakeland Apartments on Old Chapin Road around 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

Three units received heavy fire damage while another three suffered smoke and water damage, resulting in an estimated $330,000 in damages.

All residents were evacuated from the building, but no human injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.