Authorities contain 10-acre fire that destroyed golf carts, damaged 1 vehicle

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — An approximate ten-acre fire damaged a vehicle and destroyed several golf cars Friday afternoon, according to Horry County Fire Rescue.

The fire is currently contained, but fire officials warned that smoke will be visible in the area for an unspecified amount of time. HCFR said crews will monitor the area.

Fire officials were dispatched to the area of Clearfield Road and Amber Lane in Galivants Ferry in reference to an outside fire at about 1:58 p.m.

HCFR and The South Carolina Forestry Commission worked to contain the fire.

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