Colleton County Fire-Rescue


05/08/2012 Structure Fire B Shift

Incident # 12-02487 A doublewide mobile home was destroyed Tuesday afternoon 08-May at 1018 Mars Old Field Road. Fire-Rescue was notified of the fire on the remote dead end dirt road at 12:01. Firefighters arrived approximately ten minutes later to find the entire structure had collapsed and the remains were smoldering. Crews deployed several handlines to extinguish the remaining fire. Nothing in the home was salvageable. Units were on the scene for over two hours. The cause of the fire was suspicious. SLED Arson Investigators responded to the scene and are handling the criminal investigation.

Engine 5, Engine 9, Engine 11, Engine 902, Tender 5, Tender 9, Tender 903, Tender 17, Tender 19, Medic 9 and Battalion 1 responded. Lt. Jimmy Jacques served as Incident Commander.