HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Government has issued a burning ban for the unincorporated areas of the county on Monday due to low relative humidity and wind speeds, according to a press release.
Outdoor burning is strictly prohibited until further notice. If outdoor burning occurs, it would be in violation of the law.
Shortly before 7 p.m. Monday, Darlington County officials issued a burn ban as well.
According to a Darlington County press release, weather conditions are extremely dangerous due to a lack of rain, low humidity, and increased winds. That makes outdoor burning very dangerous to manage.
Monday, August 21 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-08-21 21:01:51 GMT
Michael Lawrence Tyler, a 46-year-old New Orleans-based rapper who goes by the name Mystikal, was booked Aug. 21 into Caddo Correctional Center on a charge of first-degree rape. (Source: Semmie Buffin/KSLA News 12)
He said he turned himself in "to get this business reconciled, get this behind me, man."