More than 200,000 bottles of water were collected to send to flood victims in the Columbia, S.C. area on Tuesday.
WBT and 107.9 The Link radio stations hosted a water drive at Stonecrest Shopping Center in South Charlotte from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Two trucks were filled with more than 200,000 bottles, all packed into cases, and will be sent down on Thursday.
"Well, I think a lot of people are in the same boat I am," WBT's Bo Thompson said. "You see the pictures and you hear the stories and you think, 'What can I do?' You want to do something, they're just down the road from us."
Harris Teeter donated 60,000 bottles of the 200,000