Hurricane Ian updates LIVE: 2 million without electricity across Florida with tornado and flash flooding warnings still in place
Hurricane Ian is barreling its way across Florida, leaving a devastating trail of destruction in its wake as scores of people remain trapped in their flooded homes and two million are left without power.
The formidable hurricane blasted ashore with catastrophic force on Wednesday afternoon as a Category 4 storm, packing sustained winds of 150mph and smashing homes with an 18ft wall of water in some areas. The clear up cost is set to cost billions.
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