Horry County

One Dead, 1 Hurt in Mobile Home Fire in Horry County

LORIS, S.C. (AP) _ Horry County authorities are investigating after one person was killed and a second hospitalized in a mobile home fire in Loris. Fire Chief Jerry Hardee tells local media outlets that a man was hurt as he tried to rescue the woman and his children from the home about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. The woman died while the…

Coroner: Infant Carried into Horry County Creek Drowned

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — The Horry County Coroner’s Office says an infant who died after being carried into a creek near Socastee last year died of drowning. Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler told local media outlets Thursday that the final results from an autopsy performed earlier have been released. The autopsy determined that drowning was the cause of death of 5-month-old…

Horry Police Investigate Remains Found in Closet at Home

LITTLE RIVER, S.C. (AP) — Horry County police are investigating the death of a woman whose remains were found in a closet at an apartment in Little River. Lt. Raul Denis said officers were called around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday by someone who reported a suicidal man at the home. Police said in a statement that they found a man hiding…