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Firemen douse flames that damage Loris barn

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LORIS, SC (WMBF) - A barn in the Loris area has suffered moderate damage from a fire that may have been caused by a lightning strike.

The Loris Volunteer Fire Department responded to the barn fire on Highway 9 Business Wednesday evening with the assistance of Horry County fire Rescue.

Once the flames were put out, firefighters notice a "moderate" amount of damage to the barn.

On the volunteer department's Facebook page, they posted that they barn was burned from an "apparent lightning strike."

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