"A" Company Brush Fire

In the evening hours on 8/5/2015 Irmo units were notified for a possible apartment fire. Irmo Engine 2 arrived on scene to find a moderately sized brush fire. Irmo Engine 2 cleared all units with the


"C" Company Deck Fire

In the early morning hours on 8/4/2015 Irmo, Columbia & Lexington units were notified for a house on fire in the Friarsgate subdivision. Lexington County EMS unit 1 arrived on scene reporting smoke sh


"B"- Company Vehicle into a Building

In the evening hours on 8/3 Irmo Ladder 1, Battalion & Engine 2 were notified for a vehicle into a building. Irmo Engine 2 arrived to find one dump truck into a building. The crew of engine 2 began to


"C"- Company Vehicle Fire

In the early morning hours on 07/29 Irmo Engine 2 was enroute to a fire alarm when they saw a cloud of smoke in the sky. Irmo Engine 2 diverted and responded to the rapids subdivision to find one vehi


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