Large fire damages two residential buildings on Percy Street in downtown Charleston

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Fire Department said two homes were damaged in a fire on Percy Street on Tuesday.

After receiving a 911 call shortly after 12:30 p.m., firefighters arrived within minutes to find a significant fire spreading between the two-story homes.

Several units from across the county responded to assist with the fire and worked together to get the flames under control.

Officials say no occupants were found inside the homes during a search of both properties.

Investigators from the Fire Marshal Division have responded to the scene to begin their investigation.

No injuries were reported. The Red Cross will assist the displaced residents.

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