5 of the 9 people killed in the South Carolina flooding have been identified.
Richland Co. Coroner Gary Watts released the following names:
• Alexandria Holmes, age 24 of Columbia. Holmes’s grandmother says Alexandria is originally from Greenville. She was a graduate of USC and JL Mann.
• Timothy Gibson, age 45 of Columbia. Gibson was an SCDOT worker swept away in the flooding.
• Robert McCarty, age 78 of Columbia
• Melissa Hall, age 35 of Columbia
• Robert Allawos, age 60 of Columbia
SC Governor Nikki Haley says another person died in North Carolina.
She says of the 9 killed, 5 people drowned and the other 4 were traffic related.