Disaster Alert: Wildfires in Myrtle Beach

April 23, 2009

Disaster Alert

South Carolina - A wildfire started in Conway is being spread rapidly by 30 mph winds causing over 2,500 people in the area to be evacuated.

The Red Cross had three shelters opened last night and will provide additional shelters if needed. We are also providing food to the effected residents and emergency workers. We are currently mobilizing additional supplies and workers to assist in relief efforts.

If you need Red Cross services, please contact 1-800-Red Cross (1-800-733-2767).

Chapters Responding:


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