Dorian struck the state as a Category 1 storm, packing less of a wallop than it did in the Bahamas, where the hurricane landed as a Category 5. At least 30 people were killed there.
In North Carolina, an estimated 800 people were left stranded on Ocracoke Island. This region was hit with powerful storm surges that flooded homes and businesses.
“There’s probably not a house there that doesn’t sustain damage,” said Donnie Shumate, a spokesperson for Hyde County. These photos show the impact the storm had in North Carolina.
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