Florence County Emergency Management moves to OPCON 3
FLORNCE COUNTY, S.C. (WPDE) —
Florence County downgraded to Operating Condition 3 (OPCON 3) on Sunday afternoon.
OPCON 3 indicates a disaster or emergency is likely or imminent.
Florence County Emergency Management says, at this time, the county's Emergency Operations Center is partially activated.
Officials say the American Red Cross has closed three shelters, including Coward Community Center, STARS Gym, and Mt. Clair Missionary Baptist Church.
The shelter at Johnsonville First Baptist Church is in standby mode.