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In pictures: Hurricane Frances
Two dog walkers look at the damage on Indian River Drive in Jensen Beach, Florida
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Florida's residents are assessing the damage done by Hurricane Frances, which hit over the weekend.
A gas station pump and awning which toppled over in Fort Pierce
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Many buildings were badly damaged and millions of people remain without power.
Sailboats washed onto a marina in the aftermath of Hurricane Frances in Fort Pierce
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In the high winds, pleasure boats were flung onto the shore...
The First Baptist Church in Cocoa Beach, Florida
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... and this church lost its steeple - which then pierced the roof.
Traffic on roads
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Up to 2.5 million people evacuated the area ahead of the storm...
Surfer braves sea ahead of Hurricane Frances
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...though some stayed to take advantage of the powerful surf.
A father and daughter brace themselves against high winds in Indialantic Beach, Florida
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It was the second major storm to hit Florida in less than a month, coming hard on the heels of Hurricane Charley.
People taking shelter in Central Zion Baptist Church outside Freeport, Bahamas.
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The storm had earlier battered the Turks and Caicos Islands and the Bahamas.

Hurricane Frances pounds Florida
05 Sep 04  |  Americas


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