Ocean Lakes Fire

Credit: Surfside Beach Fire Department

Over 10 units were damaged in an early-morning fire at Ocean Lakes Campground on Sunday (Jan. 23), according to officials.

Horry County Fire Rescue said crews responded to the area of 6001 South Kings Highway in Surfside Beach at around 6:10 a.m.

In total, 11 units sustained damage, two were destroyed and another saw heavy damage. Eight other units also saw fire and heat exposure due to the blaze.

In a statement, Ocean Lakes said security was on site to inform and direct first responders to those who needed help. All homeowners who have been “visibly impacted” have been notified, according to the campground.

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