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Irene’s Worst Blow

Verisk Analytics Report In

The eastern end of Long Island suffered the highest insured losses in the U.S. from late August’s Hurricane Irene, followed closely by a coastal county in North Carolina, Verisk Analytics reports.

The financial data company said Suffolk County, the New York area that includes the Hamptons region, topped the list of 191 hurricane-affected counties nationwide with more than $200 million in insured property damage.

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