As the winds from Hurricane Sandy die down, Commack residents are venturing outside to get their first glimpses of the damage and devastation the storm has done to the area.
Local roads are difficult to navigate due to fallen trees. Fallen and torn power lines have left more than 9,000 Hauppauge residents without power after Hurricane Sandy. These power lines now pose dangerous obstacles to clean-up efforts.
If you haven't had a chance to leave your home, here's a glimpse at what you'll be seeing around town.
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