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Crews battle Aiken blaze near shed with propane tanks inside

Fire crews rushed to the scene of a brush fire that has spread to an Aiken home’s shed that may...
Fire crews rushed to the scene of a brush fire that has spread to an Aiken home’s shed that may have contained propane tanks.(WRDW)
Published: Nov. 29, 2021 at 2:26 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2021 at 6:15 PM EST
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AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) - Fire crews rushed to the scene of a brush fire that engulfed an Aiken home’s shed that may have contained propane tanks.

Details are limited but around 2:10 p.m., police scanner traffic reported fire crews were headed to a home on Wire Road in Aiken in reference to a fire.

According to scanner traffic, the fire started as a controlled brush fire that then reached a shed that may contain propane tanks.

What started out as a brush fire soon over took a home's shed and a large tree.
What started out as a brush fire soon over took a home's shed and a large tree.(WRDW)

Photos show giant plumes of smoke filling the air as the Center Fire Department battle the flames. The portion of Wire Road near the blaze was temporarily closed.

No injuries from the fire have been announced by authorities.

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