Investigation ongoing of house fire on Summerton Dr.

Arson Investigation on Summerton Drive
Summerton Drive house fire that happened on Tuesday is being investigated as an arson (Source: WFXG)
Summerton Drive house fire that happened on Tuesday is being investigated as an arson (Source: WFXG)

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office and Richmond County Fire/EMA are investigating a house fire in Augusta. The fire happened Tuesday afternoon at 7025 Summerton Drive.

According to Michael Meyers with the fire department, this is a crime scene. "Fire crews are on the scene of a structure fire that has now been ruled a crime scene. We are awaiting more information in reference to a suspect. RCSO has been called out to assist in the criminal part of this investigation."

FOX 54 has a crew on the scene and we will be providing updates when more information is available.

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