Homeowner injured after escaping house fire

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - An early Monday morning fire in Williamsburg County destroys a house and injures the homeowner who tried to escape.

The Kingstree Fire Department was called to the 900 block of Sandy Bay Road around 1 a.m.

Firefighters say the homeowner suffered minor burns while trying to get out of the house. Investigators believe the fire started in the bedroom.

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