Hurricane Andrew has pounded the South Florida shore and the Miami suburbs of Homestead and Florida City. Residents emerge from their shelters to find near total destruction. As South Florida begins the task of cleaning up, Andrew rolls toward its second landfall, in Louisiana.
The first Category 5 hurricane in 30 years to hit the U.S. devoured South Florida in 1992. Taking a hurricane for granted will never happen again to the survivors, who tell their tales of living through one of the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history.
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