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KOMU Columbia
Firefighters rescue hiker at Devil's BackboneBOONE COUNTY - A hiker fell 30 feet down a 200 foot cliff Wednesday night at De
Firefighters rescue hiker at Devil's Backbone
KOMU Columbia / Posted 14 hours ago
BOONE COUNTY - A hiker fell 30 feet down a 200 foot cliff Wednesday night at Devil's Backbone. The Columbia Fire Department and Southern Boone County Fire Protection District responded around 7:30 p.m. Rescue workers took the woman to University... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Arson Suspect ArrestedAubrey Jenkins Steven Michael Baynes, 51, has been charged with Arson 3rd and B
Arson Suspect Arrested
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 19 hours ago
Aubrey Jenkins Steven Michael Baynes, 51, has been charged with Arson 3rd and Burglary 1st. On Sunday, September 25, the Columbia Fire department responded to a residential structure fire on Easy Street around 7:20 PM. Smoke was visible when the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next monthfollowing the 9/11 terrorist attacks, according to the organization's website.
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next month
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, according to the organization's website. The attorney, Anthony Hayes, contacted the Columbia Fire Department, and his research showed there was "a glaring need for estate planning services," according to the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Seek Alternate Route Due to Serious Accident on Monticello Road(WLTX) -- A portion of Monticello Road is closed due to a serious car crash Mon
Seek Alternate Route Due to Serious Accident on Monticello Road
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
(WLTX) -- A portion of Monticello Road is closed due to a serious car crash Monday afternoon, according to the Columbia Fire Department. Fire officials urge drivers to seek an alternate route following a crash between a tow truck and a car. They say... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Oven Fire Starts at Apartment Complex in Columbia-- An oven fire late Thursday night forced residents at an apartment complex ou
Oven Fire Starts at Apartment Complex in Columbia
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
-- An oven fire late Thursday night forced residents at an apartment complex out of their homes for a period of time. The Columbia Fire Department said that the fire began at Hampton Greene Apartments just after midnight. Crews told us that smoke... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Students learn how to survive a fireCOLUMBIA – Wednesday firefighters from Columbia Fire Department taught Mizzou s
Students learn how to survive a fire
KOMU Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
COLUMBIA – Wednesday firefighters from Columbia Fire Department taught Mizzou students what to do in the event of a fire in their room. As a part of ‘Safety Week’ at University of Missouri, students could learn Wednesday how to survive a fire.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Vote on Crystal Moore's termination part of special town council meeting agendafixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyGas line break in Rosewood fixed, Ro
Vote on Crystal Moore's termination part of special town council meeting agenda
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyGas line break in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Gas line break in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyfixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on
Gas line break in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
UPDATE: Colonial Pipeline: 252,000 gallons of gas leaked from linefixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyGas line rupture in Rosewood fixed,
UPDATE: Colonial Pipeline: 252,000 gallons of gas leaked from line
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyGas line rupture in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Gas line rupture in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing earlyfixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on
Gas line rupture in Rosewood fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
fixed, Rosewood Elementary dismissing early The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Emergency crews on scene of gas line rupture in Rosewood>> The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Ro
Emergency crews on scene of gas line rupture in Rosewood
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
>> The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Deputies nab man accused of snatching $160 worth of beer>> Emergency crews on scene of gas line rupture in RosewoodEmergency crews on
Deputies nab man accused of snatching $160 worth of beer
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
>> Emergency crews on scene of gas line rupture in RosewoodEmergency crews on scene of gas line rupture in Rosewood The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of a ruptured gas line in Rosewood. The Columbia Fire Department is on the scene of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Security bars on homes a fire hazard, fire officials sayalmost all the windows in the house, though it is unclear if the victims attemp
Security bars on homes a fire hazard, fire officials say
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
almost all the windows in the house, though it is unclear if the victims attempted to escape from the windows. Regardless, Columbia Fire Department spokesperson, Brick Lewis says those security bars can be a fire hazard if there’s no way to release... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Arrest made after arson investigationCOLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department arrested Zackary W. La’Roe, 20, and a
Arrest made after arson investigation
KOMU Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department arrested Zackary W. La’Roe, 20, and accused him of arson Tuesday afternoon. The Columbia Fire Department responded to a house fire at a residence on Pendleton Street Tuesday morning. Investigators said... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Columbia police called to investigate at scene of house fireCOLUMBIA - The Columbia Fire Department responded to a house fire at a residenc
Columbia police called to investigate at scene of house fire
KOMU Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Fire Department responded to a house fire at a residence on Pendleton Street Tuesday morning. The Columbia Fire Department arrived to the residence at about 11 a.m. Tuesday morning and saw fire and smoke coming from the east... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Car crashes through a home on Old Plank Roadlike this has ever happened," Veros said. The woman and her son were in the ki
Car crashes through a home on Old Plank Road
KOMU Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
like this has ever happened," Veros said. The woman and her son were in the kitchen at the time of the crash, and they were startled by a loud noise. The Columbia Fire Department and Police Department were called to the scene to handle the accide... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
WATCH LIVE at 7 p.m.: Clinton, Trump take part in Commander-in-Chief Forumgas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
WATCH LIVE at 7 p.m.: Clinton, Trump take part in Commander-in-Chief Forum
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Lexington parents on high alert after clown sighting in apartment complexgas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
Lexington parents on high alert after clown sighting in apartment complex
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Traveling art exhibit features stories from local veterans while giving backgas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
Traveling art exhibit features stories from local veterans while giving back
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Duncan mom & daughter arrested for incestuous marriageNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line ruptu
Duncan mom & daughter arrested for incestuous marriage
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia Fire... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
UPDATE: GA teen intentionally stepped out in front of train in LaGrangeNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line ruptu
UPDATE: GA teen intentionally stepped out in front of train in LaGrange
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia Fire... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
River Bluff High student's death prompts questions about heart conditions in athletes>> Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line r
River Bluff High student's death prompts questions about heart conditions in athletes
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
>> Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Coroner identifies pedestrian killed in Florence by allegedly drunk driver>> Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line r
Coroner identifies pedestrian killed in Florence by allegedly drunk driver
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
>> Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
State officials say Richland One mistake will cost $3.1 milliongas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
State officials say Richland One mistake will cost $3.1 million
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Streetgas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department
Natural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man found naked, beaten, robbed, then arrested for public intoxication on his birthdaygas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
Man found naked, beaten, robbed, then arrested for public intoxication on his birthday
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Spartanburg firefighters battling massive blaze at pallet plantgas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
Spartanburg firefighters battling massive blaze at pallet plant
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Missed deadline could cost Richland One millions in fundinggas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture cause
Missed deadline could cost Richland One millions in funding
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main StreetNatural gas line rupture causes closure of N. Main Street The Columbia Fire Department is working with SCE&G to help cap a natural gas line rupture in downtown Columbia. The Columbia... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Overnight Fire Destroys HomeColumbia near Lake Carolina. Fire officials say when they arrived, half of the
Overnight Fire Destroys Home
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
Columbia near Lake Carolina. Fire officials say when they arrived, half of the house was in flames. They were able to put out the fire within 20 minutes. Luckily no one was home at the time of the fire. The Columbia Fire Department is investigat... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Power Outage, Fire After Crash On Forest Driveutility pole early this morning causing power outages, a small fire, and a road
Power Outage, Fire After Crash On Forest Drive
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 26 days ago
utility pole early this morning causing power outages, a small fire, and a road closure. According to Brick Lewis with the Columbia Fire Department the accident happened around 7:20 AM when a car hit a utiltity pole causing part of Forest Drive to... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Overturned Big Rig Slowing Traffic on I-26is in the westbound lanes near mile marker 97, near the Broad River Road exit.
Overturned Big Rig Slowing Traffic on I-26
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 29 days ago
is in the westbound lanes near mile marker 97, near the Broad River Road exit. Two of the lanes in that direction are blocked, and drivers are asked to use an alternate route. The Columbia Fire Department says two people were taken to the hosp... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
All lanes open, but eight taken to hospital following interstate crashat Shop Road for nearly an hour Tuesday morning. The crash is reported under t
All lanes open, but eight taken to hospital following interstate crash
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 30 days ago
at Shop Road for nearly an hour Tuesday morning. The crash is reported under the Shop Road overpass, just past exit 6. The Columbia Fire Department reports eight vehicles are involved. Eight people were taken to the hospital. The crash occurred at... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
All lanes open, but eight taken to hospital following interstate crashat Shop Road for nearly an hour Tuesday morning. The crash is reported under t
All lanes open, but eight taken to hospital following interstate crash
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
at Shop Road for nearly an hour Tuesday morning. The crash is reported under the Shop Road overpass, just past exit 6. The Columbia Fire Department reports eight vehicles are involved. Eight people were taken to the hospital. The crash occurred at... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
8 Vehicle Accident Blocking Part of I-77at mile marker six in the northbound lanes at the Shop Road exit. The wreck inv
8 Vehicle Accident Blocking Part of I-77
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
at mile marker six in the northbound lanes at the Shop Road exit. The wreck involved about eight vehicles, according to the Columbia Fire Department. All lanes were blocked, but troopers have since been able to reopen one lane. It's unclear if... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Officials: Portion of Interstate 77 Blocked Due to Collision, Diesel Leakand an 18-wheeler has shut down a portion of Interstate 77 southbound, accordin
Officials: Portion of Interstate 77 Blocked Due to Collision, Diesel Leak
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
and an 18-wheeler has shut down a portion of Interstate 77 southbound, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Columbia Fire Department. Fire officials say they responded to the incident at around 9:15 p.m. and one person was... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Multiple Crews Respond to Vacant Apartment FireCOLUMBIA, SC - (WLTX) -- Multiple fire crews responded to an apartment fire Sat
Multiple Crews Respond to Vacant Apartment Fire
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBIA, SC - (WLTX) -- Multiple fire crews responded to an apartment fire Saturday afternoon, according to the Columbia Fire Department. Firefighters from the Columbia Fire Department and the Irmo Fire Department responded to the Willow Creek... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Detour on Charleston Highway amid law enforcement operationunderway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equi
Detour on Charleston Highway amid law enforcement operation
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
underway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vests The Columbia Fire Department is hoping to equip the department with two dozen bulletproof vests should they encounter an active... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Undercover drug investigation leads to 5 arrests and more expectedunderway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equi
Undercover drug investigation leads to 5 arrests and more expected
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
underway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vests The Columbia Fire Department is hoping to equip the department with two dozen bulletproof vests should they encounter an active... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
The Federal Reserve considering interest rates hike, how does it affect your wallet?underway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equi
The Federal Reserve considering interest rates hike, how does it affect your wallet?
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
underway. Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsColumbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vests The Columbia Fire Department is hoping to equip the department with two dozen bulletproof vests should they encounter an active... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vestsunderway. The Columbia Fire Department is hoping to equip the department wit
Columbia Fire equipped with new bullet proof vests
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
underway. The Columbia Fire Department is hoping to equip the department with two dozen bulletproof vests should they encounter an active... Read more

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