Gov. Brian Kemp expands State of Emergency to 9 Georgia counties

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Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019

(WRDW/WAGT) -- Georgia Governor Brian Kemp is expanding a State of Emergency ahead of Hurricane Dorian.

The governor tweeted early Wednesday the expanded declaration includes the following counties: Appling, Bacon, Bulloch, Clinch, Echols, Evans, Screven, Tattnall & Ware Counties. Tropical storm winds are expected in these areas.

Kemp reiterates that price-gouging in those areas is prohibited.

Hurricane Dorian is expected to get to the Georgia coast late Wednesday.

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