UPDATE: Fire destroyed half of Columbia home, officials say

Columbia Fire crews work to contain fully engulfed house fire
Updated: Aug. 8, 2018 at 5:52 PM EDT
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(Source: WISTV)
(Source: WISTV)

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Columbia Fire officials say the fire that fully engulfed a home off Percival Road Wednesday afternoon is now under control.

The fire happened around 4:30 p.m. It reportedly destroyed half of a home located at 1606 Bywood Drive. No injuries have been reported at this time, however, fire officials say they cannot confirm yet whether or not anyone was inside the home at the time of the fire.

It took about 25 firefighters to get the fire under control.

Bywood Drive is completely closed off, fire officials say, while crews continue to work the scene.

Check back for updates.

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