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Authorities investigating abandoned trailer fire

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Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a trailer in Beech Island Monday afternoon.

Midland Valley and Beech Island fire crews responded to a call around 1:45 p.m. and found and abandoned trailer engulfed in flames.

There were no injuries from the fire, and Aiken County authorities are still looking into exactly what caused the damage to the trailer.

"It is deemed a suspicious fire, but right now we're going to be conducting an investigation into the origin and cause of the fire," said Capt. Eric Abdullah with the Aiken County Sheriff's office. "But it's still an ongoing investigation as of right now."

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff's Office at 803-642-1761.

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