Irmo firefighters investigate fatal fire that killed 1 person

IRMO, S.C. (WOLO) – Irmo firefighters say 1 person is dead after an early morning house fire.

Authorities say the fire happened after 3 a.m. at the 1400 block of Waterwood Drive.

Firefighters say they heard two people were trapped inside the home.

Investigators say they pulled both victims out, but one died on scene and the other was sent to a local hospital.

According to the Lexington Ledger, firefighters have contained the fire.

Officials say they are currently on scene investigating the cause.

Stay with ABC Columbia for updates.

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