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Fire damages one business in Publix shopping center in Summerville, 2 others damaged from water and smoke

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Fire officials confirm a fire at a store in the Publix shopping center off Central Avenue in Summerville.

According to David Moore, the Assistant Fire Chief at the scene, the fire started inside a tanning salon at 2:30 Wednesday morning.  

The fire activated the sprinkler system which put the fire out before crews arrived.
Crews spent 30 minutes checking the scene once they arrived. 


Firefighters on scene are moping up the water and waiting for the owner to arrive.

There is water damage to the buildings on both sides of salon. 

Crews are still investigating how the fire started.

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