Loris teen rescued from dangerous hole after dog alerts family

A 17-year-old Loris High School student was in life threatening danger when he slipped from machinery he was using to dig a deep hole on family property off Red Bluff Road in the Daisy community. Chris Cooper said his dog Tuxx alerted him to his brother’s perilous situation and his life was saved by rescuers from multiple Horry County agencies.

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