Family of 6 home destroyed by fire

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) – The American Red Cross is helping a family of six including three children and three adults after their home was destroyed by an early morning fire on Jennifer Road.

The Red Cross provided the family with financial assistance to replace food, clothing and shoes that was destroyed in the blaze.

The family was given comfort kits filled with personal emergency supplies as well as assist in replacing vital medications lost in the fire.

So far this year the Red Cross has assisted 937 people needing aid due to home fires in its seven county region of Beaufort, Jasper, Berkeley, Colleton, Hampton and Dorchester counties.

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