Stranded residents get help from Lee County deputies

Published: Oct. 2, 2022 at 12:17 AM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

PINE ISLAND, Fla. (WCJB) - First responders in Lee County were able to help an island community facing an urgent issue.

While checking the damage on Pine Island, Lee County sheriff’s deputies noticed the residents were in dire need of water.

Currently, the island is only accessible by boat.

The community response unit teamed up with deputies to deliver cases of bottled water to the remaining residents.

TRENDING STORY: Church drive for people affected by Hurricane Ian

Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.