A fire has caused extensive damage t o an auto body shop on South Main Street in Darlington just after 11 o'clock Monday morning.
Darlington City Fire Chief Patrick Cavanaugh said the fire was massive, but crews were able to get it contained and under control without spreading to other buildings.
Darlington police say a mechanic was working on the car. It apparently had a gas leak and that caused a small explosion.
The m echanic walked away with no injuries.