Lake Elizabeth Dam breached, 11th in the state

Lake Elizabeth.jpg (Jacob Young)

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WACH) -- SCEMD has reported that DHEC has confirmed that Lake Elizabeth dam has been breached.

This is the eleventh dam to breach in South Carolina.

No evacuation has been ordered, but shelters are available at AC Flora and Lower Richland High Schools and St. Andrews Middle School.

Officials are closely monitoring 38 other dams across the state.

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