HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Over 3,500 callers have been assisted through the Horry County Emergency Operations Center phone bank, over 96 roads are close or impassable, and over 50,000 power outages have been reported in Horry County, according to an update from the county.
As of 3 p.m. Saturday, 938 people are in Horry County shelters. Pier damage has been reported at Surfside Pier, Springmaid Pier, Apache Pier and 2nd Avenue Pier in Myrtle Beach, the update states.
All flights at MYR are cancelled Saturday. Flights may resume after 10 a.m. Sunday, and travelers should check their airlines for the status.
Surfside Beach has shut down all roads from Dogwood Drive to the ocean, the update states.
A large oak tree is down at 16th Avenue and Sessions Street in Conway; several power lines were knocked down, but no structural damage was reported.
Monday, August 21 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-08-21 21:01:51 GMT
Michael Lawrence Tyler, a 46-year-old New Orleans-based rapper who goes by the name Mystikal, was booked Aug. 21 into Caddo Correctional Center on a charge of first-degree rape. (Source: Semmie Buffin/KSLA News 12)
He said he turned himself in "to get this business reconciled, get this behind me, man."