James Island family escapes early morning fire

JAMES ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - A family of four woke up to their house on fire Friday morning.

The fire happened around 4:30 a.m. on the corner of Clearview Road and Edmonds Drive, near Harbor View Road.

The family was able to safely leave their home.

Fire officials said most of the damage was in the garage, but then the fire spread to other parts of the home. Several fire departments responded to put out the flames.

There is no word on how the fire started.

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