Heavy fire damages a home in southwest Columbia.
Crews say they got to the home on Chapel Wood Rd. near Fairview Rd. and Chapel Hill Rd. a little before 2 a.m. Tuesday. Fire was in the garage and the attic.
Overnight, units from the Columbia Fire Department battled a residential structure fire in the 1800 Blk of Chapel Wood Rd. Firefighters arrived at 1:48 a.m. to find heavy fire in the garage extending into the attic. There were no injuries and the cause is under investigation. pic.twitter.com/3t1HjJ8tgR
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No one was hurt. Investigators say an electrical issue sparked the fire. It caused about $200,000 in damage.
(This story was last updated at 9:02 a.m. Tuesday.)