Conway Fire, HCFR battle home fire on Horry St.

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) Horry County Fire Rescue rushed to aid Conway Fire Wednesday morning as smoke and flames seeped from a home on Horry Street.

Our WMBF News crew on the scene captured photos of heavy smoke and flame pouring from a single story family home on Horry Street in Conway shortly before noon on Wednesday.

Chief Baker with Conway Fire tells WMBF News that the home was 10% involved when fire crews arrived on scene and around 50% involved by the time the fire was extinguished.

Baker adds that the residents of the home were not present when the fire started.

Horry County Fire Rescue was providing mutual aid for Conway Fire as they worked to extinguish the flames with three engine companies, two medics and one tower.

It's unknown right now what may have caused this fire.

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