SCFC performing prescribed burn north of Myrtle Beach Tuesday

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – If you notice smoke rising over the area near Highways 90 and 22 today, don't be alarmed: the South Carolina Forestry Commission says they are performing a prescribed burn in the area.

The burn area is approximately 150 to 200 acres, and is being done to reduce the hazard of a wildfire in the area, officials stated.

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