FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - West Florence Fire Department responded to a yard debris fire Saturday afternoon on 1228 W. Whittier Cir at 1:13 p.m.
According to Captain Anthony B. Fox, three engines, one tanker truck and 15 firefighters responded to the fire that had gotten out of control, igniting two large storage sheds on an adjoining property.
The original debris fire was found to be unattended when it got out of control and the South Carolina Forestry Commission was requested to respond.
There were no injuries reported during the incident, states Captain Fox.
The West Florence Fire Department encourages residents to use caution when burning outside yard debris and to never leave an outside fire unattended.