• Firefighters extinguish flames after 3 cars catch fire

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    BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) ��� Firefighters extinguished vehicles after they caught fire in the parking lot of a Beaufort County home improvement store.

    The Island Packet of Hilton Head (http://bit.ly/1TXmsTR) reports that firefighters received a call Wednesday afternoon that one car was on fire in the Lowe's parking lot in Bluffton.

    Bluffton Township Fire District Capt. Pete Reid says firefighters got the flames under control quickly, even though three cars were ablaze by the time authorities arrived at the scene.

    No injuries were reported. The investigation into the cause of the fires is ongoing.

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    Information from: The Island Packet, http://www.islandpacket.com

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