Home heavily damaged by fire – Hwy. 81


Firefighters from Piercetown, Whitefield, Hopewell, and West Pelzer battle a fire on Highway 81 on Wednesday (Dec. 31) morning. The two story brick home located just north of I-85 was heavily damaged by the fire. At least one vehicle was also destroyed. Nearly forty firefighters fought the blaze and Williamston EMS stood by and provided rehab for the firefighters. (Photo by David Rogers)