Multiple crews battle 2nd fire in 3 months at flea market in Little River


Video above is taken by Horry County Fire Rescue.

LITTLE RIVER, S.C. (WBTW) – Multiple crews responded to the scene of a 2-alarm fire at the North Myrtle Beach Flea Market in Little River.

The North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety, Brunswick County crews and the Horry County Fire Rescue worked together to put out the fire on Thursday afternoon.

Crews were dispatched at about 2:45 p.m. to 100 Highway 17 in Little River after smoke was seen from the road. A second alarm was sent out.

All North Myrtle Beach units cleared the scene as of around 5:30 p.m. but others remained on scene. No injuries were reported as of 7:50 p.m.

Buildings at the flea market had been damaged in another fire in February, which was ruled accidental although the cause was never found.

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