Aiken crews on scene of house fire, roof collapses

 

UPDATE: AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – We are continuing to follow some breaking news out of Aiken County where crews are still on the scene of a house fire.

It broke out just before 6 a.m. Wednesday morning, at 121 Troon Way, near Houndslake Country Club.

The home is a duplex and we are told that one of the structures is a total loss and the other is likely as well.

Aiken County Department of Public Safety, (ADPS) Lieutenant, Jake Mahoney said, “right now we’ve got about 30 firefighters on scene actively fighting the fire at this time. We’ve still got some hot spots we’re trying to hit but its well under control.”

How the fire started still remains under investigation and no injuries have been reported.

WJBF NewsChannel 6 will keep you updated as the story develops.

 


Aiken, SC (WJBF) – Emergency crews are on the scene of a house fire in Aiken.

It broke out just before 6am Wednesday at a home on 121 Troon Way, that’s near Houndslake Country Club.

The roof of the two-story home has collapsed.

Our crew on the scene telling us a second home next door has also caught fire.

The homeowner was able to escape, neighbors say no injuries have been reported.

Stay tuned to NewsChannel 6 as we continue to follow this developing story.

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