#ThisDayInFireHistory 2/23/1991

#ThisDayInFireHistory 2/23/1991 One Meridian Plaza Philadelphia, Pennsylvania One Meridian Plaza report One Meridian Plaza fire documents one of the most significant high-rise fires in Unit


Vehicle wreck

Early Wednesday morning IFD crews from HQ C-shift ran a vehicle entrapment early Wednesday morning on Bush River Road near Saluda Shoals. Two cars were involved in the accident and one patient had to


Furman Younginer

From: The State Newspaper Furman Raymond Younginer passed peacefully into eternal life Thursday, February 16, 2017. Born November 14, 1923, in Irmo, SC, he was the son of the late Raymond Samuel Yo


#ThisDayInFireHistory 2/17/1957

#ThisDayInFireHistory 2/17/1957 Katie Jane Nursing Home fire kills 72, Warrenton (MO), 1957 The deadliest nursing home fire recorded in U.S. history occurred on February 17, 1957 at the Kati


Our Mission

Using training and education as our foundation, the Irmo Fire District is committed to providing professional fire and life safety services to the citizens of our community in a fiscally responsible manner. We, as a team, will strive to minimize losses and suffering through effective emergency service delivery, public education and community involvement.

Message From The Chief


Thank you for your interest in the Irmo Fire District (IFD) and taking time to visit our webpage. I hope that you find it helpful and informative.

The Irmo Fire District is here to serve our citizens. Our doors are always open and we are ready and willing to help our community any way that we can. As well as life safety, one of our main missions is to maintain the quality of life that our citizens have come to expect. This mission is met through such programs as public fire education for children and the elderly, child seat safety, smoke detector installations and meeting with neighborhood associations.

Our members are some of finest fire service professionals in the state. The men and women of the IFD are highly trained, extremely motivated, well educated, and loyally focused on their core mission of service to the community.

Chief Michael Sonefeld

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”
- Winston Churchill