Source: A military ordnance was found by a construction crew Tuesday morning near River Of Praise Worship Center on State Road 200/A1A and St. M...
A military ordnance was found by a construction crew Tuesday morning near River Of Praise Worship Center on State Road 200/A1A and St. Mark Drive, according to the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office.The Bomb Squad was sent to the scene to make sure it is not a danger to anyone. A News4Jax source described it as a clay mortar.Traffic was diverted off S.R. 200 between Miner and Chester roads until the bomb squad could determine if the device is dangerous, but the road was reopened about 11:20 a.m.Traffic in the area was at a near standstill for nearly an hour.Yulee High School, which is located about two miles further south on Minor Road, told News4Jax the campus was not under lockdown. The school sent a message to parents notifying them that students are safe and they might have issues getting to the school.
Source: News 4 Jax