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Myrtle Beach mayor says ‘put safety first’ during Florence

Mayor Brenda Bethune of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, joins TODAY by phone to give an update on the region as tropical storm Florence passes through. “It’s not a great situation here,” she says, adding that flash flood warnings are in effect. “It’s still a situation where we need to put safety first. Taking a risk is not worth it right now.”

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