MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Hours after the first response to a Mount Pleasant home, crews were working to determine what caused a fire being called "suspicious."
Mount Pleasant Police and Fire crews responded at approximately 8:33 a.m. about a fire in the 300 block of Hawthorne Street, according to Mount Pleasant Police Inspector Chip Googe. Hazmat crews responded to the scene shortly before 12:30 p.m.
Authorities called the local Drug Enforcement Agency office to coordinate the clean-up response because of the suspicious nature of the fire and the chemicals present, Googe said.
Crews left the scene at approximately 3:30 p.m.
Hawthorne Street is closed because of the fire and no injuries have been reported, Googe said.