West Ashley fire under investigation

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - A fire in the West Ashley area near Johns Island is under investigation after badly damaging a home on Hughes Road and displacing a family of five.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday morning. Even though the fire was out, Charleston County deputies were still on the scene nearly five hours later.

Red Cross is assisting the family.

Investigators have not said if the fire is considered suspicious.

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