VIDEO: Folly Beach residents decide to stay or leave Hugo’s path

Hurricane Hugo Flashback

FOLLY BEACH, SC (WCBD) – In the hours leading up to Hurricane Hugo’s arrival, a mandatory evacuation was ordered for residents on the barrier islands.

Many packed up their belongings, prepared their homes and moved inland.

Officers spent the remaining hours going door-to-door making sure people were not taking chances with the storm.

Not everyone decided to leave, though.

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