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S.C.: RV park opens extra space to evacuees for free

(Sept. 11, 2017) -- The Barnyard RV Park has about 200 spaces for RV's but they were all packed. To help accommodate evacuees, they made makeshift spaces in their parking lot.

LEXINGTON, S.C. — Hurricane Irma has sent thousands of people running for safety. Some of them ended up at Barnyard RV Park in Lexington.

The Barnyard RV Park has about 200 spaces for RV’s but they were all packed. To help accommodate evacuees, they made makeshift spaces in their parking lot.

“They need a place to stay, and it’s better to be here and have access to other people that are refugees as well than to be in a Walmart parking lot,” said Kathryn Ward, an employee at the park.

Read the full story from WLTX.

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About Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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