104-year-old Midlands woman escapes house fire


Cayce, S.C. (WACH)-- A 104-year-old woman managed to escape a fire that destroyed her home.

Willie Dean Anderson only has a few items left a flames destroyed her Lee Street home Tuesday afternoon.

Fire crews were able to battle the blaze but officials say that the home is nearly a total loss.

Anderson's family thanks the Cayce Fire Department for helping their grandmother.

The fire department says the will be attending Willie Dean's 105th birthday party next month.