75 Years Ago Saturday: Long Island Express Hurricane Devastates The Northeast

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Seventy-five years ago Saturday, a deadly and fast-moving storm hit Long Island and New England and surprised everyone.
As WCBS 880′s Mike Xirinachs reported, the storm dubbed the Long Island Express, or the Great Hurricane of 1938, left about 700 people dead when it began plowing up …read more

Source: CBS local New York


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