CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Fire crews say an improperly discarded cigarette may have led to an early morning house fire.
Both the St. Andrews and City of Charleston fire departments responded to a structure fire off Old Fort Avenue around 6:45 a.m.
Crews arrived within minutes and found a fire in an enclosed porch of a one-story, single-family home.
Officials say no injuries were reported.
An investigation by the fire marshal found the fire started from an improperly discarded cigarette.