Published: May 11, 2021


MEMBERS OF THE COLUMBIA FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A REPORTED STRUCTURE FIRE AT COLUMBIA MEADOWS APARTMENTS ON BRANNON COURT SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. EMERGENCY RESPONDERS WERE DISPATCHED AT 12:17 AM AND UPON ARRIVAL HEAVY FIRE CONDITIONS WERE PRESENT AND OCCUPANTS WERE TRAPPED. THREE OCCUPANTS WERE RESCUED BY FIREFIGHTERS AND TRANSPORTED BY MAURY REGIONAL EMS. NO FIREFIGHTERS WERE INJURED. COLUMBIA FIRE MARSHAL OFFICE IS CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING THE CAUSE OF THIS FIRE.