Residents safe after house fire

Crews respond to house fire Tuesday evening on Brampton Drive

Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 3600 Brampton Drive in the Gates neighborhood off Holmestown Road in Horry County Tuesday evening, according to Horry County Fire Rescue Spokesperson Leslie Yancey.

Yancey said the fire broke out in the single family home about 7 p.m. The occupants were not home at the time of the fire.

Firefighters were not able to find a dog who lived in the home. We don't know yet if it survived.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.