Lexington, SC (Paul Kirby) A garage was gutted Monday morning on Allenbooke Way off Ginny Lane near the Meadow Glen schools in Lexington. The fire was dispatched at approximately 8:30 a.m., bringing 12 fire personnel from several of the county’s stations, four fire trucks, a battalion chief, and an EMS unit to the scene.
When the first fire units arrived, they found a two-story home with heavy smoke and fire coming from the garage. Firefighters pulled several hoses and attacked the flames bringing the blaze under control in about 15 minutes.
Harrison Cahill, spokesman for Lexington County, said that at 9:00 a.m. firefighters were still on scene ventilating the structure. There were no injuries reported as a result of the fire.