DURHAM COUNTY, NC - A North Carolina school district is under scrutiny after opting not to cancel classes Monday following Hurricane Florence.
Durham Public Schools reportedly made the decision to operate on a normal schedule Monday. Neighboring counties closed schools.
Video posted by a parent on Facebook showed a school bus traversing a flooded street. "Yeah not putting my daughter on the bus!! Don't know how this is safe!," the post read in part.
The school system responded this morning, saying:
A second statement was released later, which said: