Multiple crews respond to house fire in Plantation Point

Horry County Fire Rescue and Myrtle Beach Fire Department are on scene of a house fire on Lighthouse Way in Plantation Point.

Crews responded just after 12:30 Tuesday morning after receiving a call about an explosion.

The homeowner tried to get back into the house to save a dog, but the dog died, according to HCFR Battalion Chief Justin Gibbins.

The homeowner was taken to the hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening.

We're told the home is a total loss, and the fire remains under investigation.