Johnston and Wayne county schools on 2-hour delay Wednesday
SMITHFIELD, N.C. (WNCN) — After several inches of rain fell over the last two days and caused road problems, two school systems are operating on a delay on Wednesday.
CLICK FOR MORE FLOODING PHOTOSJohnston County Public Schools staff and students will be on a two-hour delay because of “issues with road conditions,” school officials said in a news release early Tuesday evening.
Wayne County schools will also be on a two-hour delay.
In Johnston County, school officials said that the North Carolina Department of Transportation reported more than 50 roads are flooded or have problems from flooding.
“The delay tomorrow will give our bus drivers the opportunity to see the roads and be prepared for any issues that may have occurred over the night,” school officials said.