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Hurricane Matthew carves path of death and destruction

Death toll surges to over 800 in Haiti as mass evacuation along coast of Florida continues into North Carolina

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Picture taken by the UN Mission in Haiti in the town of Jeremie, Haiti. The city lies on the western tip of Haiti and suffered the full force of the category 4 storm.

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Saintanor Dutervil stands with his wife in the ruins of their home destroyed by Hurricane Matthew in Les Cayes, Haiti.

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Picture taken by the UN Mission in Haiti in the town of Jeremie, Haiti.

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A girl helps her mother to remove mud from her house after Hurricane Matthew flooded their home in Les Cayes, Haiti.

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Teacher Simeus cleans his office destroyed by Hurricane Matthew in Les Cayes, Haiti.

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A flooded street as Hurricane Matthew passes through St Augustine, Florida

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A gas station on Bay Street is toppled due to Hurricane Matthew striking Nassau, Bahamas.

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Trees sway from heavy rain and wind from Hurricane Matthew in front of Exploration Tower early Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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A marabou stork in a restroom at the facility in St. Augustine, Fla. The zoo said it moved all of its birds and mammals inside ahead of Hurricane Matthew's arrival.

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A KFC sign damaged by Hurricane Matthew is supported by utility lines on Carmichael Road in Nassau, Bahamas.

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A tomb lays crushed by a tree felled by Hurricane Matthew in Camp Perrin, a district of Les Cayes, Haiti.

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Destroyed houses are seen in a village after Hurricane Matthew passes Corail, Haiti.

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The pool area is pictured after Hurricane Matthew passed the Melia Hotel in Nassau, Bahamas.

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A resident walks past a wall of sandbags protecting a store in Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.

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Police officers and Red Cross workers wait for evacuees at a shelter that welcomes their pets at an elementary school in North Charleston, South Carolina.

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People take shelter from Hurricane Matthew at Mainland High School in Jacksonville, Florida.

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