LONGS, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a 63-year-old man has died after a fire at a Horry County home.

Investigators said Robert Helmick was found inside after firefighters responded to the blaze around 9:30 p.m. in Longs.

Helmick was declared dead outside the home. Authorities say he died from smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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