Roof collapses during fire at Powdersville apartment complex

Courtesy: Sarah Orr

ANDERSON Co., S.C. (WSPA) – Firefighters battled a blaze at Heritage Trace Apartments in Powdersville Thursday morning.

The apartment complex is located on Charles Town Drive.

Powdersville, Pelzer, Wren, Gantt, West Pelzer and South Greenville fire departments were called to help.

The fire was contained to one unit.

A roof collapsed during the fire, but no one was hurt.

Firefighters say there were eight apartments in the unit.

Red Cross workers are at the apartment complex assisting several families. The organization says 12 people are out of their homes. Four of six families are being provided lodging assistance.

Firefighters are investigating what started the fire.

Crews with several departments responded Thursday morning to a fire at Heritage Trace Apartments in Powdersville (WSPA).

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