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Batesburg-Leesville, SC (WLTX) - A fire heavily damaged a Batesburg-Leesville motel Wednesday afternoon.

The fire began around 1:30 p.m at the Leesville Lodge.

Firefighters say the blaze began in a laundry room, spread to the attic, and then moved throughout the building.

No one was injured.

Of the 27 rooms in the motel, 19 of them were damaged.