Storms Damage Five Homes in Horry County

According to the South Carolina Emergency Management Division, five homes in Horry County were damaged during the storms this week. Throughout the state, there were more than 40 homes damaged and 14 destroyed with most of that damage seen in Allendale and Bamberg counties. The National Weather Service confirmed an EF-1 tornado touched down in the Brittons Neck area of Marion County before it weakened and crossed into Horry County. In total, at least five tornadoes touched down across the state, including an EF-3 in Allendale. No deaths were reported from any of the storms according to SCEMD.