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Deputies investigate 14 fires in 24-hour period

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Scorched ground after a brush fire was reported along McCall Road near Log Shoals Road. (June 29, 2012/FOX Carolina) Scorched ground after a brush fire was reported along McCall Road near Log Shoals Road. (June 29, 2012/FOX Carolina)
More charred remains of a brush fire along Old Laurens Road near Old Stage Road. (June 29, 2012/FOX Carolina) More charred remains of a brush fire along Old Laurens Road near Old Stage Road. (June 29, 2012/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies said they are trying to determine if 14 brush fires were intentionally set in Greenville County.

Firefighters were called to the fires in between midnight June 27 and midnight June 28 throughout the county.

Deputies said they are still working to see if the fires are related and intentional, and if they are, who is responsible for setting them.

A number of other agencies have had several brush fires within the same 24-hour time frame, Greenville County deputies said.

The Greenville County fires were located at:

  • 1477 Reedy Fork Rd.
  • Bessie Road and Piedmont Highway
  • NE Main Street and Springdale Drive
  • 4th Street and Woodside Avenue
  • Log Shoals Road and McCall Road
  • 236 McCall Road
  • Conestee Road and Lakewood Drive
  • Dallas Road and Ridge Road
  • 19 Workman Dr.
  • GSP Drive and Highway 14
  • 23 Dixie Cr.
  • Lyons Drive and McKinney Road
  • Lyons Drive and Terrace Lane
  • Old Laurens Road and Old Stage Road

If anyone has information regarding any of the fires within the county, they are asked to call the Greenville County Sheriff's Office at 864-271-5210 or Crime Stoppers at 23-CRIME.

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