Horry County fire crews battle early morning blaze at Socastee home

troot@thesunnews.comDecember 6, 2013 

— Horry County fire crews battled a mobile home blaze in the Socastee area early Friday, according to authorities.

Crews were called about 5:15 a.m. Friday to 5379 Figure Eight Road in Socastee for the fire, said Brian VanAernem, a battalion chief with Horry County Fire Rescue. Firefighters reported there was fire throughout the home when they arrived.

No one was inside the house at the time of the fire, VanAernem said. Fire investigators will work to determine what caused the blaze.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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