Fire destroys house in Gaffney


(Video from: Gaffney Fire Department)

GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) – A fire destroyed a house on Sunset Drive in Gaffney, Thursday night.

Firefighters are still at the scene of the fire and are expected to be there for another 3 to 4 hours.

Firefighters were called to the scene of the fire at a large two-story home just before 9:30 p.m. They idn’t leave the scene until 3:15 a.m.

Nobody was home at the time of the fire and no one was hurt.

Gaffney Fire Chief Jamie Caggianao says the cause of the fire was ruled undetermined.

Due to safety issues, they can’t investigate cause of fire, according to Caggianao.

He said the fire started on second story and collapsed into first floor.

There’s no way for investigators to safety get upstairs with all the collapsed structure, according to Caggianao.