- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 2, 2016

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 man was hospitalized. Their names have not been released.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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