Fire destroyed singlewide


A fire destroyed the remainder of a singlewide mobile home located at the corner of Tika Street and Smoak Road Thursday evening Oct. 27.

Fire-Rescue Fire Engine 19 arrived to find the building well involved. Firefighter-paramedics deployed two hand lines to the building to extinguish the fire.

The building previously burned on May 12, leaving half of the building still standing.

It is believed the October fire was intentionally set. The Sheriff’s Office is investigating the fire.

Anyone with information about the fire is encouraged to contact the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office at (843) 549-2211 or Fire-Rescue Headquarters at (843) 539-1960.