Colleton County Fire-Rescue


15/April/2018 Structure Fire C Shift

Incident # 18-02662 Firefighters saved a residence at 650 Winter Drive Sunday morning 15-April at 01:01. Engine 9 arrived at the location to find the wooden porch on the exterior of the singlewide mobile home well involved. Firefighters deployed one 1-3/4 handline to the building and quickly knocked down the flames. The fire had burned into the living space and entered the attic. Firefighters removed the siding and pulled the ceiling in the living room to reach the remaining flames. No one was injured during the incident and the two occupants were able to safely exit the home. The fire started from cigarettes in a bucket on the porch. Units were on the scene for two hours.  

Engine 9, Engine 19, Tender 9, Tender 19, Tender 32, Medic 19 and Battalion 1 responded. Battalion Chief Chris Jones served as Incident Commander.