North Charleston firefighters responded Thursday afternoon to flames that ignited at CSX Transportation on Bennett Yard Road.
Authorities received a call about the fire around 1:30 p.m., according to the department’s spokeswoman, Bianca Bourbeau. Crews contained the flames to five rail cars that were filled with wood chips and a nearby wooded area, she said.
The fire was reportedly under control within two hours.
St. Andrews firefighters helped extinguish the flames, Bourbeau said.
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