Horry County crews help battle multiple house fires in Ocean Isle Beach

Horry County crews help battle multiple house fires in Ocean Isle Beach
Horry County crews helped battle multiple structure fires in Ocean Isle Beach early Thursday morning. (Source: Horry County Fire Rescue via Facebook)

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (WMBF) – Horry County firefighters came to the aid of crews battling multiple structure fires in Ocean Isle Beach early Thursday morning.

According to information from Horry County Fire Rescue, the fires were in the area of Concord Street in Ocean Isle Beach. The call for assistance came in around 1:13 a.m.

At 1:13 a.m., Horry County Fire Rescue crews were requested as mutual aid to our partners in the area of Concord Street...

Posted by Horry County Fire Rescue on Wednesday, August 5, 2020

According to WMBF’s sister station WECT in Wilmington, one person was seriously injured in the house where the blaze started. Two homes were destroyed, while three others suffered mild damage.

This is the second time this week Horry County has assisted Ocean Isle Beach crews.

Grand Strand firefighters helped battle fires in the area Monday night as Hurricane Isaias moved through the Carolinas.

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