GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A unauthorized burn was ablaze early Friday morning in a construction zone in Greenville County.
According to the Mauldin Fire Department, firefighters were dispatched to a residential fire off North East Main Street near Dalewood Drive.
Once firefighters got on the scene, there was no structure on fire but a fire in an area that was under construction for a new subdivision. Crews said they brought in trucks from nearby fire departments to help control the fire, which was in an area off-road area.
7NEWS viewers drove by the fire early Friday morning and saw the flames ablaze.
Firefighters sprayed water around the edges of the fire to keep it from spreading. The goal was to keep the fire in the ditches they were burning in.
The fire marshal said controlled burns are not allowed in city limits.
No one was injured.
This fire remains under investigation. There is no danger to the public.