Red Cross helping 25 people after multiple apartment fire in Carolina Forest


MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) – Volunteers with the American Red Cross are helping roughly 25 people after an apartment fire along Signature Drive in Carolina Forest Friday morning.

At least 12 apartment units were damaged. The apartment complex was evacuated after a multi-structure, 2nd alarm fire.

Around 2:26 a.m., crews were sent to the 4000 block of Signature Drive where the building was being evacuated.

While the fire is now under control, several units have heavy fire and water damage, according to HCFR.

There are no reported injuries at this time, and the fire is under investigation.

Conway Fire Department, Myrtle Beach Fire Department and Horry County Fire Rescue responded to the fire.

HOW TO HELP THESE FAMILIES: Help these families and others affected by disasters by making a gift to American Red Cross Disaster Relief. People can donate by visiting, calling 1-800-RED-CROSS, or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

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