15 Devastating Photos That Show Just How Much Damage Hurricane Harvey Truly Caused In Texas

Hurricane Harvey: the worst flood event in U.S. history. Millions throughout South and Southeast Texas have lost their homes, vehicles, places of business, and even loved ones. If you didn’t experience the storm itself, these 15 photos will give you a glimpse of now only how devastating this disaster truly was, but how Texans band together in our darkest hours to help one another and ensure each other’s safety.

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If you and/or your loved ones were affected by Hurricane Harvey, just know that our deepest condolences are with you. Although this storm has been an absolute nightmare, it has shown us that the hospitable spirit of Texans persists even during the darkest of days.