KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC - AUGUST 28: A resident rides his scooter through flloodwater, left behind in the wake of Hurricane Irene August 28, 2011 in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Hurricane Irene hit... more 
KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC - AUGUST 28: A resident rides his scooter through flloodwater, left behind in the wake of Hurricane Irene August 28, 2011 in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Hurricane Irene hit Dare County, which sits along the Outer Banks and includes the vacation towns of Nags Head, Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, as a category one hurricane around mid-day yesterday causing wind and flood damage. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) less 
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