Citizen alerts firefighters to house fire
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:47:24 GMT —
COLUMBIA (WACH) - A citizen stopped by a fire station early Wednesday morning to alert firefighters of a home fire on Congaree Road.
Assistant Chief Jamie Helms said the citizens stopped at the Congaree Road Fire station at 6 a.m.
Helms said upon arrival fire crews found a mobile home on fire.
Firefighter gained control of the fire around 7 a.m.
Helms said no one was home at the time of the fire.
26 firefighters were called to fight the fire.
One firefighter suffered a minor injured and was treated on scene.
Damages are estimated at $40,000, the cause of the fire is under investigation.