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Horry County Fire crews respond to reports of smoke at school

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HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Rescue crews responded to reports of smoke at  St. James Elementary Tuesday morning.

According to HCFR spokesman Brian VanAernem, no smoke was visible, and crews at the school believe there's an electric issue with a light.  Crews were investigating the issue Monday morning.

School officials confirmed the school is open, and there were no evacuations. Anyone who is late due to the backed-up traffic on Highway 707 will be excused, and will not be marked tardy.

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