West Ashley house fire sends 1 to hospital

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - One person was taken to the hospital Monday morning after a late night fire severely damaged a home in West Ashley.

Charleston firefighters were called to Juniper Street around 11:50 p.m. Sunday.

Firefighters say that the flames were contained to just one room, but that room was completely destroyed.

A woman was taken to the hospital for observation, and was walking and talking as they left the scene, fire officials say.

There is no word on what caused the fire, which is still under investigation.

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