Blaze damages James Island home

Firefighters responded Friday afternoon to a blaze that ignited at a James Island home.

Authorities received a call about the fire around 4 p.m. on Whispering Marsh Drive, according to officials with Charleston County’s Consolidated 911 Dispatch Center.

There were no reported injuries, but there was heavy damage to the home, according to the James Island Fire Department.

The area is located about a mile west of Fort Johnson Road, north of Harbor View Road.

Melissa Boughton contributed to this report. Reach Christina Elmore at 937-5908 or at