Heavy rain leads to street-level flooding in Pawleys Island

Heavy rain leads to street-level flooding in Pawleys Island
Kings River Road in Pawleys Island was flooded Wednesday morning following heavy rainfall. (Source: WMBF News)

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (WMBF) – Heavy rain has led to street-level flooding in the Pawleys Island area on Wednesday, according to first responders.

A tweet from Georgetown County Emergency Management asked drivers to avoid Kings River Road in the area of Heritage Plantation.

“The roadway is completely blocked by flooding. Use alternate routes,” the tweet stated.

According to Midway Fire Rescue, the South Carolina Department of Transportation has been notified to support flooding operations.

“Please, don’t drive through floodwater,” a Midway Fire Rescue tweet stated, including the hashtag #turnarounddontdrown.

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