NEWS

Fire destroys building in Lexington, early Saturday morning

Lexington County Fire Service units responded to an early Saturday morning commercial structure fire in the 5000 block of Sunset Boulevard.

Upon arrival, firefighters found heavy smoke and flames coming from a saw mill at the location. Hand line and aerial water attack operations were used to bring the fire under control and extinguished. There were no injuries reported from the fire and firefighters were able to save several tractors and a semi from damage. The building was deemed a total loss. The fire operation took seven units and 15 personnel, along with EMS.