Florida sheriff defends Lee County's evacuation plan, prep for Hurricane Ian: 'We wouldn't change anything'

Posted on AllSides October 4th, 2022
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Florida Sheriff Carmine Marceno defended Lee County's evacuation order on Monday, firing back against critics questioning the decision not to impose a mandatory evacuation order for Hurricane Ian until the day before the storm ravaged the area.

In an interview on "The Story," Marceno praised the hard-hit county's preparations leading up Ian’s landfall, telling Fox News host Martha MacCallum that Ian's "unpredictable" trajectory made it difficult to guess exactly where it was going to strike.

"A lot of people want to sit here and say ‘oh, could you have done it quicker, could...

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