Airplane hangar burns at Barnwell airport; damages five planes

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Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017

BARNWELL, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- A hangar at Barnwell Regional Airport caught fire earlier Tuesday afternoon, damaging five planes.

Details about what caused the fire was not immediately clear. At this time, no injuries have been reported in the fire.

Firefighters were on scene for several hours putting out the blaze. SLED was called in to investigate the cause of the fire, there is currently no damage estimate or future plans until the investigation is complete.