Red Cross assisting family of 3 after Summerville house fire

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The American Red Cross is assisting a family of three after their Summerville home caught fire Sunday.

The North Charleston Fire Department says they responded to 4885 Carnoustie Court in Westcott Plantation around 4:30 PM. The Ashley River Fire Department was also on scene.

Firefighters say the blaze started outside the home in a bed of pine straw before flames spread to the home.

The fire caused minor damage, according to the Red Cross.

The North Charleston Fire Department could not provide any details on whether or not anyone was home at the time of the fire or if there were any injuries.