Mount Pleasant fire crews return to burned townhome early Wednesday morning

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MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – Mount Pleasant fire crews returned to a townhome on Sea Gull Drive early Wednesday morning.

Firefighters were initially dispatched to the townhome Tuesday just after 7:30 p.m. where they located a two-story building fully engulfed with smoke and flames venting from the structure.

A spokesperson for the Mount Pleasant Fire Department said that the impacted unit was apartment B in building D.

The fire was under control just after 8:00 p.m., but fire crews returned around 7:20 a.m. Wednesday after the fire flared up again.

According to MPFD, the fire appears to have originated in the kitchen, but the exact source of the fire is unknown.

News 2 has reached out for more information. This is a developing story. Count on us for updates.

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