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Horry County firefighters respond to brushfire near Nichols

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A Google Map showing the approximate location of the brushfire. A Google Map showing the approximate location of the brushfire.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Rescue crews responded to a reported brushfire south of Nichols Thursday morning and were able to contain it before it damaged a threatened structure.

HCFR spokesman Brian VanAernem confirmed the fire was reported at 1840 N. Nichols Highway. HCFR crews responded to find it was threatening a structure. The fire was contained by about 11:50 a.m., before it did any damage to the structure.

No injuries were reported, VanAernem confirmed.

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