Firefighters respond to home fire in downtown Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Firefighters responded to the scene of a house fire Tuesday night in Myrtle Beach.

According to a post on the Myrtle Beach Fire Department's Facebook page, the fire was reported in the 400 block of 16th Avenue South.

Shortly after 7 p.m., firefighters said the blaze was under control. Residents, however, are asked to avoid the area for the next few hours.

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