NCFL crews search homes in Southwest Florida

Marion County Sheriff's search for victims of Hurricane Ian.
Published: Oct. 3, 2022 at 12:28 AM EDT
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WAUCHULA, Fla. (WCJB) - Search teams from Marion County are checking on areas in Hardee County that were damaged by Hurricane Ian.

Airboat and dive teams from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office searched abandoned homes and vehicles on Sunday for potential victims.

A Florida Highway Patrol car was found partially submerged. MCSO officials say it got washed away when a bridge collapsed and that the trooper was not injured.

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