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      Crews investigate early morning fire in Nichols

      Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a call off Long Bridge Swamp Road in Nichols just after 3 o'clock Tuesday morning.

      Crews with Horry County Electric were driving by when they noticed a barn on fire, according to Battalion Chief Dan Shankle with HCFR.

      Loris Fire Department also responded.

      A lightning strike started the fire, according to Horry County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Leslie Yancey.