10 deadliest U.S. hurricanes

Published On: Aug 25 2011 02:30:09 PM EDT   Updated On: Dec 08 2014 08:15:42 AM EST

As Tropical Storm Hagupit batters the Philippines, take a look back at the 10 deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history.

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2. Okeechobee Hurricane (1928) -- In South Florida, at least 2,500 were killed when a storm surge from Lake Okeechobee breached the dike surrounding the lake, flooding an area covering hundreds of square miles.

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