Port of Charleston were evacuated because of a bomb threat on Board

© AP Photo / David Goldman In Charleston. Archival photoPort of Charleston were evacuated because of a bomb threat on Board© AP Photo / David Goldman

One terminal of the us port of Charleston has been evacuated due to potential bomb threat on Board, reports channel ABC News 4.

According to the representative of the coast guard, about the threat stated a «conspirator» on the YouTube video. As reported by the source channel, we are talking about a suspected bomb on the ship Maersk Memphis that on the eve arrived in the port of Charleston from new York.

Local authorities informed the workers that the evacuation of the Wando Welch terminal is held because of a bomb threat. Were also blocked part of the river Cooper.

According to the coast guard, it is possible to threat more dangerous to the vessel than for the population.

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