Firefighters rescue trapped victim in house fire

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Horry County firefighters made a daring rescue when a kitchen fire trapped a victim on the second floor of a house.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the 5500 block of Daybreak Road in Murrells Inlet.

Horry County Fire Rescue officials used a ground ladder to reach the victim. No one was hurt.

Investigators say the two-story house caught fire after food was left unattended while it was cooking.

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