280 unaccounted for in Hurricane Michael as FEMA warns ‘people do not live to tell the tale’ of storm surges

320,000 people did not evacuate despite official orders and dire warnings as category-4 Hurricane Michael approached the Florida coast. Some people ignored the warnings, while others were not able as the storm rapidly intensified just before it hit the panhandle. Authorities said that the fate of about 280 residents who ignored evacuation orders was unknown. The storm was the worst recorded in the region and has killed at least two people. FEMA said that

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