Firefighters extinguish Awendaw house fire

Firefighters extinguish Awendaw house fire
Firefighters combat a house fire in Awendaw. (Source: Awendaw-McClellenville Fire Department)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Awendaw-McClellenville Fire Department says one person is in the hospital after a house fire in Awendaw.

The fire department says that it was a structure fire in the 4000 block of Highway 17, on Tuesday morning.

According to a tweet by the department, one occupant was taken to a trauma center for smoke inhalation.

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