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.
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