Passengers were evacuated from Charleston International Airport just before noon Wednesday. FlightAware has reported all inbound flights to Charleston are being held at their point of origin until 2 PM.
Elliot Summey on Charleston International Airport evacuation: TSA has identified a package that’s a potential threat. Bomb squad on scene. @WCBD
— Olivia Parsons (@oliviaparsonstv) November 11, 2020
Elliot Summey, the CEO of the Charleston County Aviation Authority, said that the TSA has identified a package that’s potentially threatening. The bomb squad is on the scene.
BREAKING: Charleston International Airport has been evacuated. I got these pictures from a viewer.
— Rob Way (@RobWayTV) November 11, 2020
In Michaux Parkway and International Boulevard, traffic is stopped. Police are not allowing cars to enter the airport property.
BREAKING: @policereporter reports traffic heading to @iflyCHS is STOPPED at Michaux Pkwy & International Blvd. Police are not allowing cars to get to CHS. The airport has been evacuated & we are working to learn more. We’ll have the latest on @Live5News at noon #chsnews #chstrfc pic.twitter.com/8o3K3dbkNz
— Abbey O'Brien (@abbeyobrien) November 11, 2020