Crews respond to 2-alarm fire at Myrtle Beach motel that shut down in December

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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Crews responded to a structure fire Thursday night at the Aquarius Motel in Myrtle Beach, according to a News13 photographer on scene.

Crews were called to the 300 block of 12th Avenue North. Viewer video sent to News13 shows plumes of smoke in the area.

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Sliker said the fire was a two-alarm fire and damage was extensive. He said a cause for the fire is unknown at this time and there is no estimate on damage.

The fire remains under investigation.

News13 previously reported that the Aquarius Motel closed in December 2020 and forced all residents to move out on short notice.

Count on News13 for updates to this developing story.

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