Fire destroys business, closes Wade Hampton Blvd. in Taylors

TAYLORS, SC (WSPA) – A large fire has destroyed a business at 3010 Wade Hampton Boulevard in Taylors. The fire spread to a coin laundry next door around 5 p.m. Friday, according to firefighters on scene.

The sign in front of the building says it is ATV Outfitters. Air 7 video showed tires next to the building burning.

All lanes of Wade Hampton Boulevard were closed at the scene across from the Walmart Supercenter. Lanes reopened on Saturday, according to firefighters.

The call came in for the fire just before 3 p.m.

A detour was set up as firefighters battled the blaze.

Firefighters say spot fires flared up throughout the night and rekindled Saturday morning, but the fire was out and they had cleared the scene shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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