Tuesday morning fire sends 2 to the hospital

<font size="2">An early morning blaze in Columbia displaces 7 residents.</font>

COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? An early morning blaze in Columbia displaces 7 residents.

According to Columbia Fire Department spokesman Brick Lewis, the fire department was dispatched to a home on Weldwood Court at about 2:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, for a reported â??fully involvedâ?? house fire.

Two people were transported to the hospital. The damage to the home has been estimated at $250 thousand dollars, and includes damage to the house, and 2 bass style boats/

The Richland County Fire Marshalls Office is investigating the fire, and WACH Fox will have the findings when they are available.