Rivers Avenue re-opens following hotel fire in N. Charleston

Rivers Avenue re-opens following hotel fire in N. Charleston
Photo Source: Kyle Minick
Photo Source: Kyle Minick

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Emergency officials say a portion of Rivers Avenue which was closed has been reopened following a hotel fire in North Charleston Thursday afternoon.

Officials with the North Charleston Fire Department say the fire happened at the Star of America Motel.

Emergency crews responded to the hotel before 4:20 p.m. and extinguished the fire within 20 minutes.

Fire officials say there were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Photos Minick posted on Twitter show the scene at the Star of America Hotel.

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