Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a mobile home in Ladson early this morning.

According to Charleston County's Consolidated Dispatch Center, authorities were alerted at 3:46 a.m. to a blaze in Sweetgrass Estates. The neighborhood is located off of U.S. Highway 78.

The fire ignited in an abandoned home, dispatchers said. Firefighters in Berkeley County are handling the investigation.

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