Beaufort County school dismisses early due to outage

POSTED: 10:19 AM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 10:30 AM Oct 08 2013
EARLY DISMISSAL
PINETOWN, BEAUFORT COUNTY -

Northeast Elementary School dismissed at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday due to a power outage that left thousands in the region with out electricity.

The Beaufort County School District released the following statement Tuesday:

"Due to safety concerns brought on by the continued power outage, Northeast Elementary School will dismiss at 10:30 this morning. A bagged lunch will be provided before dismissal. Regular bus routes will run."

Power was restored to the area before 10:00 a.m.