Springfield-based Convoy of Hope has sent a disaster team to Indonesia to help after a devastating tsunami hit the island on Friday.

Convoy plans to buy food, water and other supplies for the victims.

It’s also bringing water filtration units and solar lanterns to the region.

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday.

The death toll is at least 1,300 people, and there are fears that number could rise.

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