No injuries reported in residential fire at 23rd Ave N in Myrtle Beach

Residential fire in Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Emergency crews responded to a residential fire early Friday morning in Myrtle Beach.

According to an online post from the Myrtle Beach Fire Department, the fire was at 23rd Avenue North and Withers Drive. Crews arrived on scene at about 4:00 a.m., and the fire was deemed under control about an hour later.

Officials say the fire ended up in the attic, and a ceiling collapsed inside the structure.

No injuries were reported, and the fire did not spread to other buildings or units, the post states.

The owner of a nearby motel is providing shelter for fire victims. The cause of the blaze is currently under investigation.

Viewer David Risner captured video of the flames, which can be seen coming from behind the Sea Echo Motel.

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