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CCSO, Firefighters respond to fire, one person dead

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Charleston County Sheriff's deputies responded to a home on Brevard Road in the  Drayton on the Ashley subdivision in Charleston for a residential structure fire and they say one person was found dead.

Around 11:15 Wednesday, deputies met with members of the St. Andrews Fire Department who responded to the scene and located the deceased inside the residence while extinguishing the fire.

A spokesperson with the CCSO says the fire is believed to be accidental and foul play is not suspected.

Investigators with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, St Andrews Fire Department and the Charleston County Coroner's Office continue the investigation, and the Coroner's Office is working to identify the victim.

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