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Fire destroys two ambulances, cause being investigated

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(Source: Lee County) (Source: Lee County)
BISHOPVILLE, SC (WIS) -

Authorities in Lee County are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed two ambulances and damaged a third unit over the weekend.

Lee County Fire Department crews were dispatched to the Lee County Emergency Medical Service Base in Bishopville just before 1 p.m. Sunday.

Ten firefighters had the fire under control within approximately ten minutes.

Nobody was injured. 

The units that were damaged in the fire were not in service as primary response units at the time of the incident. 

County officials say EMS is continuing to operate as normal.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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