MOORE — State officials said buses will be used to help take storm victims to and from Sunday's memorial and prayer service.
The service will be at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 301 NE 27. There will be no parking on-site, but those who drive to the service can park at Crossroads Mall, 7000 Crossroads Boulevard, and take a shuttle to the church beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Buses will depart from the Carney Fire Station at 4 p.m. with storm victims from Luther, Wellston, Carney, Chandler, Meeker and Prague.
Buses will leave from Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee about 4:10 p.m.
Two buses, one of them handicap accessible, will leave from the Bethel Acres High School gym at 4 p.m., and another bus will leave from Little Axe Elementary School at 4:20 p.m.
Two buses, one of them handicap accessible, will leave from Newcastle High School at 4:20 p.m.
Four buses, one of them handicap accessible, will arrive at 3:20 p.m. at Walker Tower on the University of Oklahoma campus in Norman and will include multiple pick-ups and drop-offs.
Two buses, one of them handicap accessible, will leave Oklahoma City University at 4:30 p.m.
Two buses also will leave the Moore Community Center at 4:40 p.m.
There will be room for about 4,500 people at the service, but seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating on the ground floor of the church will be reserved for storm victims; the general public will sit in the balcony and in the church fellowship hall.
Overflow seating will be available at Westmoore High School, 12613 S Western Ave.