Hurricane Irma aftermath: Floods, destruction & lives lost

One of the most forceful Atlantic storms of the century with the intensity of 295 km per hour, Hurricane Irma devastated lives of over millions of people.

Hurricane Irma

A vehicle is submerged in the flood water caused from Hurricane Irma in Jacksonville, Florida.


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The inundated Memorial Park

Hurricane Irma inundates Memorial Park along the St. Johns River Sept. 11, 2017, in Jacksonville, Florida.


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Hurricane Irma

People clearing the destruction caused by Hurricane Irma after it subsided.



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Devastated street of Sint Maarten

A devastated street of the Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Maarten where the deadly hurricane claimed at least seven lives. (AFP)

Destruction on the Carribean Island

The destruction caused by Hurricane Irma in Philipsburg, on the Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Maarten.

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City submerged

The outpour caused by the Hurricane Irma in St. Johns River on Sept. 11, 2017, in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Houses reduced to rubble

The destruction has reduced the house to rubble. (AFP)

Amidst the destruction

A woman left the destruction that reduced her house to a rubble in the French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin.

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The devastated Beach

The damage on the Grand-Case Bay beach on the French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin.


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The Rescue operation

A member of the California National Guard heading towards the rescue operation against Hurricane Irma.

(Reuters)