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Hurricane Matthew hits U.S. coast after devastating Haiti: See photos

Hurricane Matthew devastated Haiti earlier this week and is likely the strongest storm to hit the region in years.

The storm killed almost 900 people in Haiti and at least 11 in the United States.

Matthew made landfall in South Carolina on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said.

Scroll down for photos of the areas the storm has impacted.

CHARLESTON, SC - OCTOBER 8: Cars are flooded
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CHARLESTON, SC - OCTOBER 8: Cars are flooded along E. Battery Street adjacent to White Point Gardens in the wake of Hurricane Matthew on October 8, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina. Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina have all declared a state of emergency in for Hurricane Matthew. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Residents wade into a flooded street in the
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Residents wade into a flooded street in the wake of Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 8, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina.

Cars drive past fallen tree limbs in Savannah,
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Cars drive past fallen tree limbs in Savannah, Georgia, on Oct. 8, 2016 after Hurricane Matthew hit the United States.

A downed tree from Hurricane Matthew rests against
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A downed tree from Hurricane Matthew rests against a home on Oct. 8, 2016 in Savannah, Georgia.

Cindy Stayvely looks at some of the damage
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Cindy Stayvely looks at some of the damage in St. Augustine, Florida on Oct. 8, 2016 after Hurricane Matthew passed through the area.

A couple watches the sunrise in Jacksonville Beach,
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A couple watches the sunrise in Jacksonville Beach, Florida, on Oct. 8, 2016, after Hurricane Matthew passed the area.

People ride bikes and carry surfboards along a
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People ride bikes and carry surfboards along a flooded street on Oct. 8, 2016 in Jacksonville Beach, Florida.

Flags blow in the winds of Hurricane Matthew
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Flags blow in the winds of Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7, 2016 on Cocoa Beach, Florida.

Commuters make their way through heavy rain in
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Commuters make their way through heavy rain in Jacksonville, Florida, on Oct. 6, 2016, ahead of Hurricane Matthew.

Ted Houston and his dog Kermit visit the
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Ted Houston and his dog Kermit visit the beach as Hurricane Matthew approaches the area on Oct. 6, 2016 in Palm Beach, Florida.

Waves pound the Pompano Beach Fishing Pier due
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Waves pound the Pompano Beach Fishing Pier due to the inclement weather caused by Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 6, 2016 in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Palm trees sway from the winds of Hurricane
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Palm trees sway from the winds of Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7, 2016 on Cocoa Beach, Florida.

Commuters make their way past a closed gas
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Commuters make their way past a closed gas station in Jacksonville Beach, Florida, on Oct. 6, 2016, ahead of Hurricane Matthew.

A lone taxi heads toward the Walt Disney
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A lone taxi heads toward the Walt Disney World Resort area in Orlando, Florida, before the landfall of Hurricane Matthew, on Oct. 6, 2016.

Trees were blown sideways as Hurricane Matthew made
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Trees were blown sideways as Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Adelaide, New Providence, in the Bahamas, on Oct. 6, 2016.

A child sits in the doorway of the
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A child sits in the doorway of the remains of a home in the devastated town of Jeremie, west Haiti, on Oct. 7, 2016, following Hurricane Matthew.

A woman looks on in the devastated town
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A woman looks on in the devastated town of Jeremie, west Haiti, on Oct. 7, 2016, following Hurricane Matthew.

A woman stands in front of her destroyed
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A woman stands in front of her destroyed home after the passing of Hurricane Matthew, in Sous Roche in Les Cayes, Southwest Haiti, on Oct. 6, 2016.

Damaged houses are seen after the passing of
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Damaged houses are seen after the passing of Hurricane Matthew in Sous Roche in Les Cayes, Southwest Haiti, on Oct. 6, 2016.

Haitian people cross the river La Digue in
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Haitian people cross the river La Digue in Petit Goave where the bridge collapsed during the rains from Hurricane Matthew, on Oct. 6, 2016.

A man runs to cross the overflowing of
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A man runs to cross the overflowing of the river Rouyonne, in the commune of Leogane Port-au-Prince, on Oct. 5, 2016.

People try to cross the overflowing Rouyonne river
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People try to cross the overflowing Rouyonne river in the commune of Leogane, south of Port-au-Prince, on Oct. 5, 2016.

A man carries a woman across a river
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A man carries a woman across a river at Petit Goave where a bridge collapsed during the rains of the Hurricane Matthew, on Oct. 5, 2016.

Haitian people cross the river La Digue in
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Haitian people cross the river La Digue in Petit Goave where the bridge collapsed during the rains of Hurricane Matthew, on Oct. 5, 2016.

The backyard of a house in Les Cayes,
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The backyard of a house in Les Cayes, Southwest Haiti, was destroyed by Hurricane Matthew.

People try to cross the overflowing Rouyonne river
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People try to cross the overflowing Rouyonne river in the commune of Leogane, south of Port-au-Prince, on Oct. 5, 2016.

A man salvages a fan amid damaged housing
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A man salvages a fan amid damaged housing in the Carbonera community of Guantanamo, Cuba, on Oct. 5, 2016, following Hurricane Matthew.

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