The military arrived via ferry. These pictures were taken by Arlene Gibbons of Newfoundland.
Wow...here is one example of what is being referred to as "the road is washed out" more like totally gone. Notice the guard rail to the left of the picture. If you click on the picture itself, it will come up a bit larger (not the header picture at the top, but the first one down).
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