Firefighters put out fire at Johns Island church

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Officials say a church fire started in the Sunday School room and investigators have been called to the scene.

The fire at the Iglesia Cristiana Maranatha on Maybank Highway started about 1 p.m., officials said. The St. Johns Fire Department responded and quickly put out the fire, but fire damage can still be seen from outside the building.

The church is about 50 yards from the fire station.

No one was at the church at the time of the fire.

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