Little River flea market fire

Horry County Fire Rescue respond to a fire at a flea market in Little River. Photo courtesy of HCFR

Horry County officials are on scene of an active fire at a flea market that has shutdown lanes of northbound Highway 17 in Little River on Thursday afternoon.

Horry County Fire Rescue was called to a structure fire at 100 Highway 17 in Little River about 2:45 p.m. Anyone nearby is asked to avoid the area. 

"Please avoid the area to allow units to respond and work this active fire," HCFR said in a tweet.

North Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue is assisting and reports Highway 17 northbound lanes are closed completely. 

No injuries have been reported at this time.

The fire is under investigation. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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