Lowndes County under voluntary evacuations

By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness News
September 9, 2017

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. (WCTV) -- Lowndes County residents have been informed they are under a voluntary evacuation.

Residents received the alert via text message.

The message reads, "Hurricane Irma is a dangerous storm expected ti impact Lowndes County with 80 mph sustained winds. Voluntary evacuation is now in effect for all of Lowndes Co."