MONCKS CORNER, SC (WCSC) - A family of three including two children has lost their home to an early morning fire in Moncks Corner.
The Whitesville Fire Department was called out to the home on Ronald lane to fight the blaze.
The Red Cross volunteers were also at the scene of the fire to assist the family. The Red Cross was able to provide the family with temporary shelter at a nearby hotel, along with providing financial assistance.
The Red Cross has assisted 899 individuals needing aid due to home fires in its seven-county region of Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Hampton and Jasper counties since January 1, 2011 including 72 individuals assisted since October 1.