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23 Photos Of The Destruction Left Behind By Hurricane Harvey Shortly After It Made Landfall

23 Photos Of The Destruction Left Behind By Hurricane Harvey Shortly After It Made Landfall

These photos are updated as of Saturday evening, Aug. 28.

Posted on August 26, 2017, at 10:40 p.m. ET

A car lies abandoned near downed telephone polls in Rockport, Texas, on Saturday.
Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty Images

A car lies abandoned near downed telephone polls in Rockport, Texas, on Saturday.

Flooded houses are seen from a US Coast Guard helicopter during a flight from Port Aransas to Port O'Connor, Texas, on Saturday.
Handout / Reuters

Flooded houses are seen from a US Coast Guard helicopter during a flight from Port Aransas to Port O'Connor, Texas, on Saturday.

A man braves the wind and rain in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday.
Eric Gay / AP

A man braves the wind and rain in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday.

Residents wait to be evacuated in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday.
Eric Gay / AP

Residents wait to be evacuated in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday.

The US Coast Guard rescues people from a distressed vessel near Port Aransas Saturday.
Martha Nigrelle / Army National Guard / Via Defense.gov

The US Coast Guard rescues people from a distressed vessel near Port Aransas Saturday.

A downed streetlight flashes green in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Joe Raedle / Getty Images

A downed streetlight flashes green in Corpus Christi, Texas.

A car crushed by a huge tree in Rockport, Texas.
Rick Wilking / Reuters

A car crushed by a huge tree in Rockport, Texas.

An overturned trailer in Aransas Pass, Texas.
Eric Gay / AP

An overturned trailer in Aransas Pass, Texas.

Rescue workers evacuate an elderly woman in Corpus Christi on Saturday.
Eric Gay / AP

Rescue workers evacuate an elderly woman in Corpus Christi on Saturday.

A boat is partially submerged in Rockport, Texas.
Eric Gay / AP

A boat is partially submerged in Rockport, Texas.

The storm destroyed boats in this storage facility in Rockport, Texas.
Adrees Latif / Reuters

The storm destroyed boats in this storage facility in Rockport, Texas.

Billy Raney and Donna Raney climb over the wreckage of their apartment in Rockport, Texas.
Joe Raedle / Getty Images

Billy Raney and Donna Raney climb over the wreckage of their apartment in Rockport, Texas.

The canned foods section of a Houston Walmart was nearly emptied as people prepared for Hurricane Harvey.
Joe Raedle / Getty Images

The canned foods section of a Houston Walmart was nearly emptied as people prepared for Hurricane Harvey.

A collapsed highway sign lies across Interstate 37 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Mohammad Khursheed / Reuters

A collapsed highway sign lies across Interstate 37 in Corpus Christi, Texas.

A destroyed plane rests upside down at Aransas County Airport near Rockport, Texas.
Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty Images

A destroyed plane rests upside down at Aransas County Airport near Rockport, Texas.

A woman tries to retrieve an item from a destroyed house in Fulton, Texas, on Saturday.
Rick Wilking / Reuters

A woman tries to retrieve an item from a destroyed house in Fulton, Texas, on Saturday.

Steve Culver cries with his dog, Otis, on Saturday after Hurricane Harvey destroyed most of his home in Rockport, where he and his wife took shelter.
Joe Raedle / Getty Images

Steve Culver cries with his dog, Otis, on Saturday after Hurricane Harvey destroyed most of his home in Rockport, where he and his wife took shelter.

The hurricane tore off the roof of this coin laundry in Rockport, Texas.
Eric Gay / AP

The hurricane tore off the roof of this coin laundry in Rockport, Texas.

The end wall of the Fairfield Inn in Rockport was partially torn away by the storm.
Rick Wilking / Reuters

The end wall of the Fairfield Inn in Rockport was partially torn away by the storm.

A car is surrounded by floodwaters in Point Comfort, Texas, on Saturday.
Rick Wilking / Reuters

A car is surrounded by floodwaters in Point Comfort, Texas, on Saturday.

A military helicopter flies over a destroyed house in Rockport, Texas.
Rick Wilking / Reuters

A military helicopter flies over a destroyed house in Rockport, Texas.

Keedan Garcia, 8, holds his kitten as he waits with his family to be evacuated in Corpus Christi on Friday.
Eric Gay / AP

Keedan Garcia, 8, holds his kitten as he waits with his family to be evacuated in Corpus Christi on Friday.

People walk through flooded streets in Galveston, Texas, on Saturday.
Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty Images

People walk through flooded streets in Galveston, Texas, on Saturday.

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