Turkey fryer blamed for house fire

Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a morning house fire , and they say a turkey fryer is to blame.

J ust before 7:00 a.m., firefighters arrived to a double wide home in the 2700 block of Hughes Gasque Road in Aynor to find smoke showing.

H orry County Fire Rescue spokesperson, Leslie Yancey says the fire was quickly put out. She says people using a turkey fryer to close to the house was the cause of the fire.

O fficials with Horry County Fire Rescue are advising people to make sure they stay at least 25-feet away from any structures when using a turkey fryer.