Firefighter injured while fighting house fire

An Horry County firefighter was injured Tuesday night, while fighting a house fire in Aynor.

The fire broke out around 8:30 p.m.

Two adults and three children lived inside the home and were able to get out safely.

The firefighter was taken to the hospital with a leg injury, according to Battalion Chief Brian VanAernem with Horry County Fire Rescue.

According to Horry County Fire Rescue, The cause of the fire was unattended cooking.