Fire destroys home overnight

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Firefighters from three companies were busy Tuesday morning when a home just south of Tabor City, NC caught fire.

According to fire officials on scene, ambulance crews on SC-701 saw a home on Alpine Drive ablaze and reported it around 2 a.m. Crews from Horry County Fire Rescue, Tabor City and Loris responded to fight the flames.

No one was hurt in the fire, and the homeowner said he was at the beach at the time. Authorities said the fire destroyed the home.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation at this time.

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