Agencies respond to two story home structure fire in Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Multiple fire crews were on the scene of a two-story structure fire in a neighborhood near the Pine Lakes Country Club in Myrtle Beach.

Crews from Myrtle Beach Fire, Horry County Fire Rescue and the Myrtle Beach Police Department responded to work the fire on Quail Hollow Drive.

An official with the Myrtle Beach Police Department said it is believed the fire began when the residents of the home turned on a heat source. The heater started sparking and turned into an electrical fire, they believe. The residents gathered their possessions and were able to make it out of the home safely. Even the cat was rescued from the home.

Fire officials are still looking into the exact cause of the fire and specific details.

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