Five Oklahoma counties approved for disaster assistance
OKLAHOMA CITY – Five Oklahoma counties may now receive disaster assistance after a series of severe storms in the state.
The U.S. Small Business Administration approved assistance for Murray, Carter, Pontotoc, Garvin and Johnston counties.
The administration offers low-interest disaster loans for homeowners and business owners to replace or repair property that was damaged by storms and was not covered by insurance or other assistance programs.
The damage had to occur from storms between May 9 through May 13.