Florence Regional Airport briefly shut down after streaker sprints through runway

Florence Regional Airport briefly shut down after streaker sprints through runway
Florence Regional Airport on Palmetto Street

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - The Florence Regional Airport is back to running on schedule Sunday after an indecent exposure incident caused the airport to temporarily shutdown.

Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office says sometime after 12 p.m. Sunday a partially clothed woman sprinted through the airports runway and into a nearby wooded area.

Deputies were called to the scene and located the woman, before transporting her to an area hospital for evaluation. Nunn says he does not anticipate any charges being filed in connection to the incident.

WMBF News will continue to update this story as more information is made available.

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