House fire under investigation near Summerville

Published: Jun. 18, 2013 at 11:09 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 18, 2013 at 11:42 AM EDT
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DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Fire investigators are trying to figure out what sparked an early morning house fire near Summerville.

It started around 2:45 a.m. Tuesday, on Sage Lane off Highway 61.  Old Fort Fire Department crews responded to find about half of the home engulfed in flames.

Firefighters said one person was in the home at the time of the fire, but made it out OK.

No one was hurt, but there was extensive damage to the home.

Neighbors tell us lightning may have started the fire.

We have calls in for more information.

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