Because of the Camp Lejeune wildfire, the American Red Cross has opened up a shelter in Sneads Ferry.
The Onslow County chapter opened a shelter at North Topsail Shores Baptist Church, 808 Old Folkstone Road in Sneads Ferry.
People living in the area of the wildfire should:
• listen to local radio and television stations for updated emergency information
• arrange for temporary housing at a friend or relative’s home outside the affected area including plans for household pets
• be prepared to leave your home with a moment’s notice taking essential medication and valuable information
For more preparedness information, you can call the Onslow County Chapter at 910-347-3581.