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Florence County offers sand bags, sand to area residents

September 13, 2018

EFFINGHAM, S.C. -- Florence County is providing 10,000 sandbags to citizens who want them as a flood protection measure. The sandbags are available on a first come-first serve basis.

The empty sandbags are provided free and sand is available to fill them. Interested citizens should bring a shovel to fill their own bags. This is a self-serve operation.

The sandbags and sand are located at 1221 Justice Way, Effingham.