WALTERBORO, S.C. (WCBD) – A home in Colleton County was destroyed by fire Sunday afternoon.
Colleton County Fire-Rescue crews said the single-family homes was completely engulfed in flames when they arrived on Driggers Lane just before 5:00 p.m.
Crews said the roof collapsed shortly after arrival. The sole occupant was not inside the building.
The bulk of the fire was knocked down within 15 minutes, according to Fire-Rescue officials, but crews remained on the scene for two hours to perform overhaul.
The home was a complete loss. Fire officials say the cause is under investigation.