SLED investigating fire that killed 55-year-old woman

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Fire officials say the State Law Enforcement Division is now investigating a fire that killed a 55-year-old woman Friday night in Williamsburg County.

The fire happened at a home on Dahlia Loop off Highway 52 south in Salters.

Firefighters say the house was a ball of flames when they arrived around 10:15 p.m.

Edith Scott was killed in the blaze while her brother Elijah was treated and released from a hospital.

Authorities say the cause of the fire has not been determined and is still under investigation.

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