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A large power line lies across a Chevron gas station following the passage of hurricane Laura in Lake Charles, Louisiana, on August 27, 2020. – Hurricane Laura tore off roofs and shredded buildings in the southern US state of Louisiana as it slammed into the coast early on August 27 killing at least one person, with shaken residents emerging to survey the damage. Forecasters warned of the continued risk of a storm surge as the hurricane — one of the strongest to ever hit the region — moved inland and weakened rapidly. (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP)