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LDS missionaries in Florida are safe following hurricane

Sep 29, 2022, 4:56 PM | Updated: Sep 30, 2022, 7:45 am
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FLORIDA — All missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Florida are safe and accounted for after Hurricane Ian pummeled the coast near Cayo Costa.

Ian makes landfall in southwest Florida as Category 4 storm

Sam Penrod, a spokesman for the Church said, “At the moment, all missionaries are safe in Florida.”

The missions impacted are the Tampa Florida Mission and the Fort Lauderdale Florida Mission.

Penrod said more information including photos will be available within the next few days.

Hurricane Ian, a category 4 storm, impacted the southwest coast of Florida Wednesday afternoon, causing huge evacuations and flooding.

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