Laura Bicker holds her hood in strong winds
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Hurricane Hermine: Warning of 'life-threatening storm'

"The eye of Hurricane Hermine has hit the north-west coast" reports Laura Bicker from Florida, amid heavy wind and rains.

Hermine hit the Florida Gulf Coast early on Friday as a category one hurricane, bringing with it a heavy storm surge.

People had been warned not to go out in the "life-threatening storm", she added.

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