Several locations in Laurens and Newberry investigated bomb threats including Laurens County Hospital, Palmetto Bone and Joint, Laurens County Courthouse and the Self Medical Center in Newberry.
Each location was evacuated and local law agencies along with SLED investigated each location and finally gave the all clear after not finding any devices.
Officials said there were around 40 patients evacuation from Laurens Hospital after receiving the threat around 9am. The evacuation lasted for about 3 hours.
Authorities continue to investigate the situation.