Little River, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One person has been transported to an area hospital after a gas grill explosion in Little River Monday afternoon.
Leslie Yancey, spokeswoman for Horry County Fire Rescue, said firefighters were called to Hillbilly's Still & Grill just after 1:30 p.m. Upon arrival, emergency workers found one person had been burned in the explosion.
An employee at Hillbilly's Still & Grill said the victim was not seriously injured, but was transported to the hospital as a precautionary measure.
The employee told WMBF News the restaurant has since been reopened.