Hurricane Matthew Death Toll: Florida, Haiti Suffer Extensive Damage In Aftermath [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

Hurricane Matthew has wreaked havoc across the Caribbean and southeastern U.S.

The severe storm claimed up to 1,000 lives in Haiti and at least 28 in the U.S. Matthew caused at least $6 billion worth of damage, according to USA Today.

Here’s a recap of Hurricane Matthew’s gruesome aftermath:

The Caribbean

By the time Hurricane Matthew hit the eastern Caribbean, it had become a Category 5 hurricane, with winds up to 160 miles per hour. It made landfall in Haiti and eastern Cuba on Oct. 4 as a Category 4 hurricane, then struck the Bahamas for the next two days as a Category 3 and 4, according to

Haiti was by far hit the hardest, leaving the death toll at 1,000 people as of Sunday, Oct. 9, according to Reuters. In one coastal village, at least 300 victims are still isolated and inaccessible for medical treatment. The UN humanitarian agency in Geneva has made an…

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