The traffic jams began a day before the actual evacuation. Here, motorists line up at a gas station in Mount Pleasant to fill their gas tanks in fleeing Hurricane Matthew under orders of SC Gov Nikki Haley.
The traffic jams began a day before the actual evacuation. Here, motorists line up at a gas station in Mount Pleasant to fill their gas tanks in fleeing Hurricane Matthew under orders of SC Gov Nikki Haley. Bruce Smith AP
The traffic jams began a day before the actual evacuation. Here, motorists line up at a gas station in Mount Pleasant to fill their gas tanks in fleeing Hurricane Matthew under orders of SC Gov Nikki Haley. Bruce Smith AP

Let’s keep perspective, welcome hurricane evacuees to Midlands

October 05, 2016 5:15 PM