2 transported to hospital following North Charleston fire

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — Two people were transported to a local hospital following a structure fire in North Charleston Thursday morning.

North Charleston Fire, Charleston City Fire, and St. Andrews Fire Departments responded to the corner of Ranger Drive and Dewey Street at 5:30 p.m. on March 16.

First units on the scene reported smoke and flames showing from the single family home. North Charleston Fire Battalion Chief Russell Stanley told News 2’s Annie Taylor that the blaze took firefighters about 10 minutes to extinguish.

The American Red Cross is providing assistance to four adults.

An investigation is underway to determine the case of the fire.

We’ll provide updates when they become available.

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