One treated for burns at scene of Mount Pleasant house fire

VIDEO: One treated for burns at scene of fire at Mount Pleasant home

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCSC) - Fire investigators are working to determine what started a fire at a home in Mount Pleasant.

Charleston County EMS treated a bystander for burns to their hands at the scene of a house fire in Mount Pleasant.

The fire was reported at approximately 3:06 p.m. in the 300 block of Splitshot Circle, according to Charleston County dispatchers.

Firefighters say they encountered heavy fire and smoke coming from the first floor of the home. They say they were able to extinguish the fire within 22 minutes.

Rescue crews completed a primary search but did not find anyone in the home.

Mount Pleasant Police had officers in the area blocking access while firefighters brought the fire under control.

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