Body found at the scene of Crestmore Drive fire, Tuesday morning

The Columbia Fire Department reported finding a body during a fire operation on Crestmore Drive in Columbia early Tuesday morning.

Crews responded to the fire after 1 a.m. CFD reported “a body was recovered from inside the residence.”
Crews were working a “residential structure fire w/ fire visible upon arrival all hands working,” according to a report on the CFD Twitter feed.

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the Richamland County Coroner are investigating.

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