FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The Florence Fire Department battled a house fire early Sunday morning, according to a press release.
Crews responded to the 500 block of Marion Street around 1:30 Sunday morning. A single-family house fire was under control in about 20 minutes.
One victim, identified by the Florence County Coroner as 50-year-old Bobby Albert Andrews, was taken to a hospital where he later died. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday morning at MUSC.
Crews remained on scene for approximately 2 hours working to extinguish hot spots.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Check back with WMBF News for more information.