Two beach houses destroyed, one damaged by three-alarm fire in Pawleys Island


PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC (WMBF) – Two beach houses were damaged on Myrtle Avenue in Pawleys Island after a three-alarm fire broke out Wednesday morning at 3:47, according to Chief Doug Eggiman with Midway Fire Rescue.

One of the structures was collapsed when crews arrived on the scene, and the other was fully engulfed by flames.

Nearby structures were also threatened, and there were a large amount of embers, he added.

There weren’t any occupants in the structures.

A portion of Myrtle Avenue is showdown, and multiple units are on the scene.

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