Mandatory evacuation issued for coastal healthcare facilities

A mandatory evacuation has been issued by South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster for all healthcare facilities in zones a and b in Horry County.

Hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living communities are all included in the evacuation.

For more information on the evacuation, the South Carolina Emergency Management Services can be contacted at 803-737-8500.

Megan Tomasic: 843-626-0343, @MeganTomasic