Firefighters put out Johns Island brush fire

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - A brush fire on Johns Island is out Monday morning, but fire investigators are now trying to figure out what started the blaze overnight.

Four fire departments and the State Forestry Division were called out just after midnight to the area of Savannah Highway and Main Road.

No buildings were affected by the fire. The fire was contained to a large open area.

At one point, crews shut down one lane of Highway 17 south.

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