Red Cross volunteers leave Akron to help in aftermath of Hurricane Michael

Red Cross volunteers leave Akron to help in aftermath of Hurricane Michael

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Four volunteers with the American Red Cross left for Florida Wednesday morning to help with the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.

Red Cross volunteers leave Akron to help in aftermath of Hurricane Michael

The volunteers left from the Akron-Canton Airport around 11 a.m.

Crews from around the country are banding together to help the people of South Florida.

Hurricane Michael is currently a category 4 hurricane with potential to get even stronger before landfall.

Authorities sent out an emergency evacuation but a number of people are still in FL.

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