HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Horry County Fire Rescue said Friday it was battling a five-acre outdoor fire.

Crews were called at 2:59 p.m. to an outdoor fire in the area of Cleveland Drive, HCFR said. Nearby structures are being protected.

Residents may see smoke in the area.

The Loris Fire Department and South Carolina Forestry Commission are assisting.