Hurricane Ian Search/Rescue & Comfort
October 10, 2022
FEMA Urban Search and Rescue Pennsylvania and Ohio Task Force 1 teams conduct search and rescue operations with dogs in Fort Myers and Matlacha Isles, Florida on October 2 and 4, 2022 after Hurricane Ian. The third scene shows a Hurricane Ian survivor hugging Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, who returns a hug of comfort during his visit to Matlacha Isles on October 4, 2022.
Hurricane Ian made landfall near Cayo Costa, an island off the coast of Fort Myers on September 26, 2022 along the southwestern coast of Florida around 3:05 p.m. ET as a Category 4 storm, with sustained winds near 150 mph.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from FEMA photos by Jocelyn Augustino.