Earth & Conservation

Terrifying Images of Hurricane Matthew's Fury

Impoverished Haiti was punished brutally by the massive storm.

Published On 10/07/2016
11:53 AM EDT
Trees swayed from the 145-miles-per-hour winds of Hurricane Matthew in Les Cayes, Haiti on Oct. 4. The storm, then a category 4, killed at least 283 people. Credit: REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
Destroyed houses are seen in a village after Hurricane Matthew passed Corail, Haiti, in this Oct. 6 photo. Credit: REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
People wade through a flooded street in Cite-Soleil in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 4, 2016. The crowded neighborhood is home to between 200,000 and 400,000 people. Credit: REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
A woman gets out of a house destroyed by Hurricane Matthew in Cavaillon, Haiti in this Oct. 6 photo. Credit: REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
In Jeremie, Haiti, people walk on a street full of houses battered to pieces by s after Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 6. Credit: REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins