Controlled burn gets out of control

The Windy Hill Fire Department responded to a fire on Ward Circle in Florence County Tuesday afternoon.

Three men tore down a home and were in the process of burning the debris when the fire got out of control.

They immediately called 911.

Firefighters say when they got to the scene, the fire was large but contained to the area surrounding the debris.

Crews let it burn for 20 minutes before putting it out.

The fire is now contained and under control.