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Horry County Fire: Brush fire near Carolina Forest contained

Horry County Fire: Brush fire near Carolina Forest contained

(Source: Shelby Roberts) (Source: Shelby Roberts)
(Source Shelby Roberts) (Source Shelby Roberts)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Fire Rescue report a brush fire on Vintage Circle near Carolina Forest is under control. 

According to Dan Shankle with Horry County Fire, the fire started Sunday evening. Shankle said the fire was 100 percent contained around 8:30 p.m.

HCFR and South Carolina Forestry were working on the scene and crews will monitor the scene for any hot spots. HCFR says smoke will still be heavily visible in the area. 

According to HCFR, they estimate it is a 10 acre brush fire, crews are still working to determine the exact acreage.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. 

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