2-Alarm fire rips through Northeast apartment building

Nearly a dozen Columbia Richland fire crews responded to northeast Richland County on May 31, 2019 after an apartment building fire reached 2-alarm status.

Nobody was injured when the fire ripped through six units of a building at Killian Lakes Apartments and Townhomes. Roughly 50 members of the department were called out to the complex after the fire broke out around 5 p.m.

A total of 12 apartments inside the building were affected.

The Richland County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating what caused the fire.