Fire 8 am update

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2013

According to Mayor Jack Scoville, it looks like the Harborwalk itself is OK.
The finger piers connecting to the stores are damaged.There are still heavy flames in six stores.
Limpin’ Janes
Buzzard’s Roost complex
Buildings between there and Colonial Florist.
Maritime Museum has sprinkler system so it appears to be OK.
Every street in the Historic District almost is blocked off.
Fire units from Georgetown County, Midway, Andrews, Horry County.
Police Chief Paul Gardner says unofficially there is one person who may be unaccounted for. Police are trying to determine if the person was at home or away.


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