Abadoned highway in the Florida Keys Friday night reflects the heightened preparation for Hurricane Irma.
Abadoned highway in the Florida Keys Friday night reflects the heightened preparation for Hurricane Irma. Charles Trainor Jr. Miami Herald Staff
Abadoned highway in the Florida Keys Friday night reflects the heightened preparation for Hurricane Irma. Charles Trainor Jr. Miami Herald Staff

Naples and other cities in Southwest Florida issue evacuations

September 09, 2017 10:09 AM

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