PRAY FOR THEM: Thousands Reported Missing In Hurricane Michael-Death Toll Now At 17 & Expected To Rise

PRAY FOR THEM: Thousands Reported Missing In Hurricane Michael-Death Toll Now At 17 & Expected To Rise

Relatives of THOUSANDS reported missing in Hurricane Michael start desperate search for their loved ones as rescuers pick through the ruins to pull out bodies – with the death toll now at 17 and expected to rise

  • Hurricane Michael, a Category 4 storm, barreled into Florida with winds of up to 155mph on Wednesday 
  • Michael was downgraded to a Category 1 as it swept north through the Carolinas and Virginia 
  • Michael shattered buildings, brought down power lines and ripped trees as it crashed ashore and caused deep seawater flooding
  • At least 16 people have been killed in separate incidents, including an 11-year-old
  • Search teams have also found bodies among the rubble of the buildings 
  • Thousands are also missing after the hurricane 
  • More than 500,000 homes and businesses in Florida, Georgia and Alabama have been left without power

The family and friends of the thousands of people still missing after Hurricane Michael are desperately searching for their loved ones as rescue teams discover bodies in the ruins and rubble along the Florida coast.

The death toll rose to 17 on Friday evening after the hurricane – the fourth most powerful to ever hit the US – struck Florida on Wednesday and swept north through the Carolinas and Virginia leaving a trail of devastation in its wake.

Four people died in Gadsden County, Florida, while in Georgia, 11-year-old girl, Sarah Radney, was killed when a piece of metal carport crashed into her family’s trailer and struck her in the head.

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