UPDATE: 4:15 am – According to Aiken County dispatch – both lanes of I-20 from mile marker 6 to 22 remain closed due to brush fires.
Many people came home to find out they could not get there. Other residents learned they couldn’t stay.
“A lot of things that I want to get to, they told us no,” explained John Griffin. “My wife told me we had the get the animal, and they told us no. They said we couldn’t even get the animal.”