Colleton County Fire-Rescue


06/August/2018 – Structure Fire –  “B” Shift

Incident # 18-05425 – Fire-Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 100 block of Burlington Road Monday morning 06-August at 05:58. Units found flames showing from the front of the singlewide mobile home and quickly extinguished the fire using one handline. The fire was contained to two rooms, however the remainder of the home suffered smoke and heat damage. The occupants were able to safely escape the structure, but the family’s cat perished. Firefighters located the deceased feline and buried the animal for the family. The cause of the fire is under investigation.  

Engine 19, Engine 26, Tender 19, Tender 26, Medic 19, Medic 26, Battalion 1 and Car 105 responded. Battalion Chief Brent Dalton served as Incident Commander.