Fire damages Dorchester County bar

Fire damages Dorchester County bar
Published: Mar. 13, 2013 at 11:23 AM EDT|Updated: Mar. 13, 2013 at 6:04 PM EDT
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DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A fire at a bar in Dorchester County is under investigation Wednesday morning.

The fire broke out a little before 5:30 a.m. at "The Sands" which is located near the corner of Highway 17A and Highway 61.

The Old Fort Fire Department says the fire started on the second floor, a living area undergoing renovations.

When crews arrived, they could see smoke coming from the building. Firefighters were able to put out the flames in about 15 minutes.

No one was in the building at the time of the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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