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HCFR Fire Chief Fred Crosby (Source: HCFR)HCFR Fire Chief Fred Crosby (Source: HCFR)

HCFR Fire Chief Fred Crosby (Source: HCFR)

Horry County Fire Chief announces retirement

Horry County Fire Rescue Chief Fred Crosby | Horry County Government Horry County Fire Rescue Chief Fred Crosby | Horry County Government

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Chief Fred Crosby notified county administration Friday morning he plans to retire effective Friday, May 29, according to Horry County spokesperson Lisa Bourcier.

Crosby began working for the county as Fire Chief in November of 2012.

More recently, Chief Crosby was cited in a county disciplinary report filed December 15 as demonstrating a “failure of leadership” and negatively impacting “the operations of the County and Fire/Rescue Department.”

WMBF News will update this story as it develops.

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