Usually busy West Palm shopping St. mostly empty - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Usually busy West Palm shopping St. mostly empty

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Clematis Street is missing the normal hustle and bustle as Irma approaches.

Friday morning it resembled a ghost town.

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Many stores were boarded up and others were in the process of securing their premises.

Starbucks closed Wednesday night.

A few stores also put out sandbags.

One newsstand planned to stay open until Friday at 9 p.m.

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