People braving Sandy take to social media despite power outages

Monday, October 29, 2012 | 11:01 p.m. CDT; updated 4:49 p.m. CST, Friday, March 8, 2013

Superstorm Sandy, which had been previously classified as a hurricane, ripped through the East Coast on Monday and left power outages, flooding and destruction in its path.

First-hand reports came through social media as people in the region braved the storm.

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