Father pulls son from burning car after race crash
Dean Jones was watching his son Mike compete in the Halifax Insurance 100 race on June 16, 2018 at a Virginia speedway when Mike’s car hit off a competitor while making a turn, spinning the vehicle out of control, crashing and catching fire.
The level of flooding caught many residents of the Wampee community in Longs off guard. The Williams family, who live off Collins Rd. in the Wampee section of Longs, rushed to get furniture out of the path of the flood on Friday.
As flood waters continue to rise to near historical levels at Lee's Landing near Conway residents of the Waccamaw River community were making final evacuations with their pets the help of various agencies including SCNDR. Friday, September 21, 2018.
A cell phone video shows a road that was destroyed by flood waters caused by Hurricane Florence in Wilmington, North Carolina. Some roads near Wilmington have been closed due to risk of flash flooding.
Hurricane Florence brought record rainfall to North Carolina — dumping over 30 inches in parts of eastern N.C. Now South Carolina cities — such as Conway and Nichols — are facing the worst flooding on record due to the overflowing rivers.
The United States Geological Survey moved some of their equipment on the Conway bridge to avoid rising flood waters of the Waccamaw. New receivers were placed on top of the bridge to continue transmitting data about water levels and rates of flow.
Lenore Letellier wept over the rescue of her cats, and for the expected loss of her home at Lee's Landing Circle near Conway on Tuesday. Frustrated by repeated floods, the she says she does not plan to return after this flood.