VIDEO: Flooding on Edisto during Tropical Storm Irma
Edisto Beach, S.C. (WCIV) —
Finn's Island Grill was one of the many places on Edisto Island that saw the impacts of Tropical Storm Irma's storm surge.
Our reporter, Lindsey Maloney, getting video of the waters flooding in below the restaurant early this morning.
The storm surge washed away the dunes on Edisto Beach, creating major flooding in the area.
Mayor of Edisto Beach, Jane Darby, spoke with Lindsey around 6:00 p.m. saying, "Tomorrow the initial assessment team will begin at first flight tomorrow and our goal is to get everybody back as quickly as we can. We hope to make an announcement by mid morning tomorrow."