Hawaii was already weary from months of floods and fiery lava flows.
Then in August, it faced the worst-case scenario.
Hurricane Lane bore down on the islands, threatening thousands of aging homes. The state endured menacing storms before — most notably Iniki, which devastated Kauai in 1992. But Lane was different.
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Reporter: Marcel Honore
Photos: Cory Lum, Anthony Quintano
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