Maury County crews help rescue over 60 people in South Carolina

(Courtesy: Maury Hazardous Operations Team)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WKRN) – The Maury Hazardous Operations Team’s water rescue crews have rescued over 60 people from flood waters in South Carolina.

The team of six arrived in Columbia, S.C. on Oct. 9 as the state began to experience historical flooding. They were sent to Georgetown a day later.

At this time, the team has rescued or assisted over 60 people.

The team is a partnership between the Columbia and Maury County.

Several Middle Tennessee agencies also geared up and headed out to help.

 

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