Fire damages apartment in Florence

Florence, SC - FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - One family continues to look for shelter following a Wednesday night apartment fire in Florence.

Florence Fire Chief Randall Osterman said firefighters were dispatched to a complex on Layton Street just after 7:30 p.m. Upon arrival, officials found flames contained to the kitchen area of an apartment unit.

Osterman said investigators believe the small fire started by cooking.

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