Irmo Fire District

Driver makes wrong turn and collides with train in Irmo, closing down the Saint Andrews Road railroad crossing temporarily

Shortly after 8 a.m., Thursday, a disoriented driver attempting to turn from Saint Andrews Road onto Leisure Lane missed and instead turned onto the railroad tracks as a train was coming. The train struck the car and pushed it a quarter of a mile down the track, according to an Irmo Fire District report. There […]

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High speed crash on Harbison Boulevard, involving 3 cars, sends 5 people to the hospital, Thursday

Harbison Boulevard was closed Thursday afternoon at the I-26 overpass after a vehicle crash. Irmo Fire units assisted Columbia Fire units with what was called “a major traffic collision” on Harbison Boulevard at the I-26 overpass. A high speed collision involving three cars sent five people to the hospital. The roadway is expected to remain […]

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Irmo Fire District called to fight fire at apartment complex, Thursday morning

Irmo Fire District Units responded to a structure fire in the 200 block of Berryhill Rd. early Thursday morning. With assistance from Columbia Fire Department (SC), West Columbia Fire Department, and County of Lexington, SC Fire Department, the fire was under control in about 2 hours. This apartment building is vacant and the cause of […]

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Fire destroys Lexington County home, Monday morning, but no injuries reported

The Lexington County Fire Service responded to a residential structure fire around 10:30 a.m. on Monday, in the 600 block of Amicks Ferry Road in the Chapin area. The two-story home was well-involved as fire crews arrived on the scene. Crews from Irmo Fire District and Columbia Fire Department (SC) also responded to the fire. […]

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Roof collapses and significant damage to apartment complex worked by Irmo Fire and Columbia Fire Department

Columbia Fire Department and Irmo Fire District units were on the scene of a fire Sunday. Crews worked to contain a fire that’s reached 3-Alarm status at The Hollows apartments off the 1300 block of Longcreek Drive. See video of the fire – Click here Crews responded to the complex shortly before 7 p.m. Upon […]

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Crash on I-26 results in minor injuries, Wednesday afternoon

Irmo Fire District crews and Lexington EMS were on the scene of a vehicle accident Westbound on I-26 just before Harbison, after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. The right lane was blocked. Injuries are minor.

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Accident involving a school bus in Irmo, no one injured

Irmo Fire District crews and and Lexington EMS were on the scene of a vehicle accident involving a school bus in front of Irmo High School, Tuesday afternoon. There are several students on the bus, but no one was injured. Students were transferred to another school bus that continued on its normal route.The scene was […]

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Lake Murray Boulevard in Irmo closed after water main break

There was a large water main break on Lake Murray Blvd., in Irmo, Thursday. Lake Murray Blvd. was closed to vehicle traffic at Irmo Drive (the direction heading from the dam to I-26.) Irmo Fire crews worked with Irmo Police and the water district to set up a detour and traffic control.The closure was expected […]

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