Seabrook house fire under investigation, deemed suspicious

Seabrook house fire under investigation, deemed suspicious

SEABROOK, SC (WTOC) - The Burton Fire District and MCAS Beaufort Fire Department responded to a house fire Thursday morning that is now being investigated as suspicious.

Firefighters responded to the house fire just after 8 a.m. on Detour Road in Seabrook.

According to a release, the firefighters were able to get the fully-engulfed house fire under control in less than an hour.

While the home appeared unoccupied, furniture was found inside the home. The Beaufort County Fire Investigation Team investigated the fire and deemed the fire suspicious, and the investigation has now been turned over to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

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