Firefighter injured battling blaze at Socastee restaurant

Firefighter injured battling blaze at Socastee restaurant
Crews were dispatched to the blaze at 4505 Socastee Boulevard at 5:25 a.m. Tuesday.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A firefighter was injured in a fire Tuesday morning at Kaiden’s Roadhouse in Socastee, according to Horry County spokesperson Kelly Moore.

Moore said crews were dispatched to the fire at 4505 Socastee Boulevard at 5:25 a.m. The injured firefighter was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The extent of the firefighter’s injuries was not immediately released.

According to Lt. Jonathan Evans with the Myrtle Beach Fire Department, a Myrtle Beach fire truck was damaged after being struck by a vehicle on scene, but he does not know the extent of the damage.

The cause of the blaze is currently under investigation.

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