Fire damages two Mount Pleasant businesses

Fire damages two Mount Pleasant businesses

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - A fire early Sunday morning in Mount Pleasant damaged two businesses off Highway 17.

Officials with the Mount Pleasant Fire Department say crews responded to the fire at 2161 Highway 17 around 6:30 a.m. Sunday.

Officials say they arrived to heavy smoke and flames coming from the laundromat.

The interior of the laundromat received heavy damage and had to be gutted, according to officials. The Pizza Hut next to it only had smoke damage.

Fire crews were able to put out the fire in about 45 minutes.

No one was inside the business at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported.

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