MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was hurt and eight people displaced after a three-alarm house fire Sunday in Myrtle Beach, according to Horry County Fire Rescue.
The fire at the home in the 8300 block of Juxa Drive began shortly before 11 a.m. HCFR said firefighters were not able to declare it under control until about 12:40 p.m. after it had been upgraded from a two-alarm blaze to three alarms.
At least one person was injured and treated at the scene of the fire, an HCFR spokesman said. The American Red Cross was called to assist those displaced by the fire.
Bill Burnett and Beth Fungaroli witnessed the fire before firefighters arrived and provided News13 with cellphone video of the scene.
The Myrtle Beach Fire Department assisting in fighting the blaze. The fire is being investigated by HCFR’s Fire Investigation Unit.
No other information was immediately available on the fire started. Count on News13 for updates.