80
      Tuesday
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      Wednesday
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      Thursday
      86 / 73

      Structure fire in Georgetown County blocks traffic

      A house fire in Georgetown County impacted traffic on Tuesday morning.

      North Fraser Street in Georgetown, which is also Highway 701, was blocked near Lakewood Avenue from about 7:30 until 8:30 a.m.

      The fire started in the unoccupied house on Lakewood Avenue around 7:30.

      The house is a total loss, according to Georgetown County Fire Chief Mack Reed.

      The fire is under control and the cause is being investigated.

      No one was hurt.