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Porter Cross Road fire under investigation
LFD, CFD also answer calls Monday, Tuesday
US 601 Fire
The remains of a former truck stop most recently used for storage on U.S. 601 at Porter Cross Road. Firefighters from several departments responded to a fire there early Wednesday morning. The fire is being investigated by the Kershaw County Sheriffs Office. - photo by Photo courtesy of the LFD
A fire at an old truck stop most recently being used for storage is under investigation. Around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, the LFD assisted the Doby’s Mill Fire Department with a large building fire on U.S. 601 at Porter Cross Road. LFD Chief Dennis Ray said Lugoff Engine 8 arrived on the scene to find a fully involved fire at what he described as an abandoned truck stop.