One injured in Murrells Inlet fire


Fire officials say one person has been injured in a fire Wednesday evening.

According to Murrells Inlet Garden City Fire Rescue's Captain Jerry Howerton, crews responded to a fire at a home on Mimosa Drive in Murrells Inlet around 7:48 p.m.

Howerton said one person was injured in the blaze.

That person was taken to the hospital. Their injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening.

As of 8:40 p.m., Howerton said the fire is under control.

Fire crews will remain on scene Wednesday night to ensure that there are no remaining hot spots.

Our crew on scene said traffic is flowing normally in the area as of 8:50 p.m.

This story will be updated as more information comes into the newsroom.

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