Florence videos: Firefighters pray, police officers rescue American flags and the Cajun Navy at work

Here’s some of the more powerful videos we’ve come across today on now Tropical Storm Florence…

Firefighters were seen consoling each other and then praying during a rescue in Wilmington, NC where a mother and her infant were killed when a tree fell on their home:

Firefighters pray and console each other outside a Wilmington home that a large tree crashed through. Two people are still trapped inside. Their conditions are unknown: https://t.co/vnrDaUVyql #Florence #StormWatchOn2 pic.twitter.com/2s43meXL99

— WSB-TV (@wsbtv) September 14, 2018

Police officers in Myrtle Beach, SC rescued these American flags that were left out in the storm:

As Florence began to batter Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, a couple of officers saw a partially downed American flag and decided to do something before it became battered as well. pic.twitter.com/iTKcAX0Z7M

— WYFF News 4 (@wyffnews4) September 15, 2018

And earlier in the day, the Cajun Navy was out in New Bern, NC making rescues:

Video: Cajun Navy rescuing residents from rapidly rising tidal surge in New Bern, NC from #HurricaneFlorence @breakingweather @accuweather pic.twitter.com/DBprKV8O9b

— Reed Timmer (@ReedTimmerAccu) September 14, 2018

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Related:

WATCH: Shirtless Florida man with American flag returns to battle Hurricane Florence https://t.co/TVHNzqlhlP

— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 14, 2018

BREAKING: Flash Flood Emergency issued for Carteret, Jones, Craven and Pamlico counties #Florence https://t.co/UAtBEamKCd

— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 15, 2018

The New York Times has actually found a way to make Hurricane Florence about racism https://t.co/zPObFhVnSk

— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 14, 2018

The Waffle House ‘Jump Team’ is on the ground in Wilmington and feeding first responders https://t.co/YTRbMKmlKL

— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 14, 2018

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