3 displaced after house fire on E. Main St. in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – Three people have been displaced after their house on East Main Street caught fire, according to the Spartanburg Fire Department.

The fire happened at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday.

According to officials, the fire started in a dining room and is believed to have started from a light fixture.

Damage extended throughout the house, but most of the damage was done in the dining and living room areas.

The house is considered unsafe and the three have been referred to the Red Cross for assistance, officials say.

There were no reported injuries, but the occupants barely escaped the home and had minor smoke inhalation, according to officials.

They say one occupant had singed hair as they had to run past the fire to escape.

The home did not have working smoke alarms, according to the fire department.

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