Fire damages business on Pelham Rd. in Greenville Co.

Warehouse fire at Ben Hamby Drive and Pelham Rd.

GREENVILLE CO., SC (WSPA) – Crews from across Greenville County were called to fire at the Lang Ligon Corporation on Pelham Road, Tuesday night.

The fire was reported just after 7:00pm.

According to the Boiling Springs Fire District, the fire was contained to a paint area of the business and that area sustained significant damage.

Authorities say 50 firefighters were called to battle the blaze.

Firefighters had to cut a chain link fence to reach the building.

Fire marshal Jeff Nelson said the fire has been ruled accidental.

Investigators think disposed paint filters spontaneously combusted.