Morgan Road fire contained to 75 acres

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) The SC Forestry Commission was on the scene of a reported fire on Morgan Road in Horry County, which officials say was contained in the overnight hours.

The SC Forestry Commission's website says crews were on scene of a fire on Morgan Rd, just off Highway 701 outside of Loris and very near to the state line.

Scott Hawkins, spokesman for the South Carolina Forestry Commission, says the fire was an agricultural burn that escaped and was contained to 75 acres around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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