Two women explore the unusually vacant downtown of Charleston, which is quiet in the face of Hurricane Matthew. Mark Washburn mwashburn@charlotteobserver.com
Two women explore the unusually vacant downtown of Charleston, which is quiet in the face of Hurricane Matthew. Mark Washburn mwashburn@charlotteobserver.com

With eerie calm, Charleston hunkers down in face of historic storm

October 06, 2016 6:55 PM