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KRON 4| Tue Sep 12 23:17:09 EDT 2017
  SAN JOSE (KRON) — In the Bay Area, even though we are thousands of miles away from the devastation of Hurricane Irma, that didn’t stop a South Bay woman from helping a friend in Florida, who was trapped by rising floodwaters. She did it using social media. She was able to contact search-and-rescue teams in Daytona Beach, who then swung into action to save her friend. Hannah Brown used to live in Daytona Beach, Florida. This past weekend, she watched in horror as Hurricane Irma ripped through the state. Then, early Monday morning, she received a text from her friend Kristina who still lives in Daytona Beach. “It was nerve wracking,” Brown said. Wanting to help, Hannah turned to social ..

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