Generous 5NEWS Viewers Raise Over $30,000 In Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon

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FORT SMITH (KFSM) -- 5NEWS partnered with the American Red Cross on Wednesday (Sept. 6) to help raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

Generous 5NEWS viewers raised a total of $33,038.85, and 100 percent of the donations will be given to the Red Cross.

Hurricane Harvey cut a 900-mile-long path of destruction after it hit land on Saturday, Aug. 25. Damage is still being assessed but is expected to be in the billions.