PHOTOS: Floridians bag sand, board windows as skies darken ahead of Hurricane Ian landfall

by: Justyn Melrose Posted: Sep 28, 2022 / 09:52 AM EDT Updated: Sep 28, 2022 / 10:06 AM EDT TAMPA, Fla. (WGHP) — Landfall is imminent, and the Flor...

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by: Justyn Melrose Posted: Sep 28, 2022 / 09:52 AM EDT Updated: Sep 28, 2022 / 10:06 AM EDT TAMPA, Fla. (WGHP) — Landfall is imminent, and the Florida peninsula is bracing for impact from Hurricane Ian. On Tuesday, Erwin Martinez, Tatiana Rodriguez and Alfonso Rojas were out at a beach near Tampa filling bags with sand. TREASURE ISLAND, FLORIDA – SEPTEMBER 27: People walk the beach at sunset in advance of the arrival of Hurricane Ian on September 27, 2022 in Treasure Island, Florida. Ian is expected in the Tampa Bay area Wednesday night into early Thursday morning.

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