Warmer weather is on the way, and firefighters are suiting up in preparation for the water recreation season on the river. Multiple agencies, including Columbia and Lexington Fire, are conducting their swiftwater training days which include swimming drills, shore-based rescue, boat operations and more.
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Columbia Fire Department reports significant damage after fire at mechanic shop on Houston Street Thursday
Columbia Fire officials say no one was hurt in a fire at a mechanic shop Thursday night. Authorities say it happened before 7:30 p.m. at the shop on Houston Street. According to officials, the fire caused significant damages.
Columbia Fire Department says no one is seriously injured after a house fire in Richland County over the weekend. Authorities say the fire happened early Saturday morning on Wylie Road in Lower Richland.
Early Tuesday afternoon, the Columbia Fire Department says crews responded to a fire at the Dollar Tree on Decker Boulevard.
For the last eight months, restaurants and bars in South Carolina have been unable to serve alcohol past 11 p.m. Now, that restriction has been lifted, after Governor Henry McMaster gave them the okay to do so in an announcement Friday.
Shortly before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, crews with the Columbia Fire Department say they responded to a house fire on the 6700 block of Formosa Drive.
The Columbia Fire Department is celebrating its 118th birthday today! The brave men and women of the CFD have been fighting fires in the capital city since 1904.
Just after 3 p.m. on Friday, crews with the Columbia Fire Department say they responded to a two alarm fire at Willow Run Apartments off Alcott Drive.
The Columbia Fire Department says one person died in a house fire in Gadsden on Tuesday. Authorities say it happened on Congaree Church Road after 7:30 p.m.
The Richland County Sheriff’s Department says they are investigating a suspicious fire in Hopkins where an individual was found dead.