Damage has been reported on the Lexington County Facebook page with photos of some of the damage. There was also an unconfirmed report of a tornado sighting near Irmo. Click here County of Lexington Facebook page
Storm damage has been reported in the following areas:
- – Tree on Amazon truck at Old Lexington Hwy. and Mallard Drive in the Chapin area. No injuries have been reported at this time.
- – Reports of a tornado sighting near Berl Mar Rd. near Irmo. Those sightings have NOT been confirmed at this time.
- – Power lines and trees down on Westridge Ct. in the Chapin area.
- – Trees down on Tanners Mill Way in the Chapin area.
The US National Weather Service Columbia South Carolina has said they will send a team to the Westridge Ct. area in Chapin and Berl Mar Rd. area near Irmo sometime tomorrow (Wednesday, Jan. 10) to survey the storm damage and determine whether or not a tornado was the cause.
If you live in Lexington County and need to report storm damage in your area, call 803-785-2836.
County of Lexington photos below