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Three dead, six injured after Lexington County fire

Source: Tim Pulliam Source: Tim Pulliam
Source: Tim Pulliam Source: Tim Pulliam

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Three people are dead and six people are taken to the hospital after a fire early Sunday morning.

It happened just before 6:00am in the 6,000 block of Edmund Highway.

Upon arrival at the scene, the Lexington County Fire Service said the residential home was engulfed in flames.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The Lexington County EMS, the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, and the Lexington County Coroner's Office are also assisting.

A portion of that highway is closed, according to the SC Highway Patrol, and traffic is being re-routed.

WIS News 10 has a crew on the scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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