Recent Flooding in South Carolina

Yejoon S.

Flood Victims

Many people in S.C. have been effected by getting their homes, cars, and personal items destroyed by the flood. So, people are voluntering to help people get out of the flood, and donating bottled water, canned food, and clothing. The overall money to rebuild roads and dams is over $1 billion dollars.

A Devastating Event

It all started on October 5, 2015. The rain filled up ponds and lakes. It was too much water for the roads. It collasped and many people have been effected. Even after 3 months, people are still trying to get back to normal. The Red Cross opened more than 35 shelters for the homeless. It was a devastating event.