NCFD crews extinguish house fire, rescue black lab

NCFD crews extinguish house fire, rescue black lab

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Crews with the North Charleston Fire Department extinguished a house fire and rescued a dog Thursday afternoon in the Park Circle area.

According to NCFD officials, the incident was on Bexley and Durant.

Crews responded to a report of a structure fire in the 1500 block of Bexley Street at 4:15 p.m.

NCFD officials say an alert passerby called 911 alerting firefighters to smoke coming from a single story home.

"Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire limiting it to the attic area," NCFD officials said."They also rescued a black lab from the home."

There were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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