Authorities investigate 'suspicious' fire in Colleton County

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say they are investigating a suspicious fire that happened at a home on Deloach Avenue Wednesday morning.

Colleton County emergency crews responded to the home on 448 Deloach Ave. after a passerby reported smoke coming from the residence.  Firefighters say they arrived to find smoke coming from the front and rear of the home.

Fire officials say the building which was in the final stages of being remodeled, suffered minor damage and smoke damage.

Authorities contacted the SLED Arson Unit to assist with the investigation.

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