Three HCFR firefighters assisting in Oregon fires

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Three Horry County Fire Rescue firefighters are being sent to assist in the Oregon wildfires.

The three firefighters are red card certified in forest fires, according to Brian VanAernem with the Horry County Fire Rescue.

VanAernem said that before arriving in Oregon, they will process at the South Carolina Forest Commission Office in Columbia, SC.

It is not known which location in Oregon the three firefighters will be assisting.

Stay with WMBF News for updates as they become available.

Copyright 2014 WMBF News. All rights reserved.