Fire destroys Moncks Corner home; firefighter injured after fall

MONCKS CORNER, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say one firefighter suffered injuries after falling through a floor at a house fire in Moncks Corner.

The fire started around 4:40 p.m. at a mobile home on Linden Court off of US 17. Fire officials say at one point firefighters fell through a floor at the home.

One firefighter suffered a twisted ankle and lacerations but is expected to be okay.

According to fire officials, a 14-year-old boy was also taken to a hospital for asthma related problems unrelated to the fire.

The fire is under investigation and the Red Cross has been called to assist the family.

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