SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - The Summerville Fire Department is working to determine the cause of a house fire early Tuesday morning.
Summerville Fire Chief Richard G. Waring IV said the home is a total loss.
According to fire officials, the fire was reported around 3 a.m. in the 100 block of Mayfair Court.
The flames were shooting through the home and threatening nearby houses. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire.
A woman on the scene says the homeowners most likely went camping.
The area of Mayfair Court and Tiffany Lane were closed for a time during the incident.