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HCFR: Unattended candle causes fire in mobile home

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AYNOR, SC (WMBF) - Officials with Horry County Fire Rescue believe an unattended candle is to blame for a fire that displaced a family from their home.

The fire broke out in the single wide mobile home on Highway 319 in Aynor before 11 a.m. Wednesday morning, and heavy black smoke was showing when crews arrived on the scene, according to HCFR spokeswoman Leslie Yancey.

One family was displaced from the home due to the fire that HCFR officials believe was caused by an unattended candle.

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