1 dead, 1 injured in Irmo house fire
One person is dead and another was injured in an early morning house fire in Irmo.
The fire occurred around 3:16 a.m. at a single story home on Waterwood Drive in Irmo, according to an Irmo Police report. There were possibly two people trapped in the home.
Irmo Fire units arrived on scene and reported smoke coming from the house and fire coming out of the rear of the home.
Emergency personnel entered the house, and pulled one person out. Crews then continued to work to extinguish the fire. One person was transported by Lexington County EMS to Lexington Medical Center and another person was pronounced dead on the scene.