Hurricane Ian Washes Out Roadways in Western Florida

President Joe Biden approved a disaster declaration for Florida on Thursday, September 29, amid recovery efforts in the areas affected by Hurricane Ian.

Emergency responders worked to support recovery efforts after the storm passed through western Florida, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.

Officials reported that more than two million power outages were caused by the storm.

Video posted by @nhlcatie on Thursday shows a washed-out roadway in Plant City.

The National Weather Service said at 11 am that Tropical Storm Ian had moved into the western Atlantic Ocean. Credit: @nhlcatie via Storyful

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