Farming equipment, vehicles damaged in 20-acre woods fire in Pelion

Crews from Lexington fire and the South Carolina Forestry Commision are working to quell a 20-acre woods fire in Pelion. (Source: Google Earth)
Crews from Lexington fire and the South Carolina Forestry Commision are working to quell a 20-acre woods fire in Pelion. (Source: Google Earth)

PELION, SC (WIS) - Crews from Lexington fire and the South Carolina Forestry Commission are working to quell a 20-acre woods fire in Pelion.

The fire is currently burning near Jewell Boone Road in Pelion and an agricultural structure is threatened by the blaze.

Officials in Lexington County say a defensive perimeter is being established to extinguish the fire.

This is a developing story; check back for more updates.

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