Colleton County Fire-Rescue


26-February-2016 Structure Fire B Shift

Incident # 16-01145 A singlewide mobile home suffered damage to the exterior after shrubbery in the yard was accidently set on fire. The flames consumed several bushes in the yard, melted the vinyl siding and began burning the sheeting under the siding. The homeowner extinguished the flames prior to Engine 19 arriving. Firefighters searched under the home and inside using thermal imaging cameras to insure the fire was out. The fire did not spread to the interior of the building. Fire crews were on the scene for approximately 30 minutes. The cause of the fire was determined to be unintentional.

Engine 19, Engine 27, Tender 1, Tender 19, Tender 27, Medic 19, Car 105 and Battalion 1 responded. Deputy Chief David Greene served as Incident Commander.