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Mapperton Drive, one of the main roads in the Lakes of Windermere community, was flooded.

PHOTOS: Hurricane Irma rips through West Orange

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Mapperton Drive, one of the main roads in the Lakes of Windermere community, was flooded.

Hurricane Irma took out many trees in the Keene’s Pointe community.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Hurricane Irma took out many trees in the Keene’s Pointe community.

The main exit of the Independence community was blocked Monday morning by this downed tree.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The main exit of the Independence community was blocked Monday morning by this downed tree.

This part of Ficquette Road, near the second entrance to Independence, was flooded.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

This part of Ficquette Road, near the second entrance to Independence, was flooded.

Some residents had written messages for Hurricane Irma.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Some residents had written messages for Hurricane Irma.

The town of Windermere suffered significant damage, including downed trees and power lines.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The town of Windermere suffered significant damage, including downed trees and power lines.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The road in front of Plant Street Market in Winter Garden was impassable after the hurricane.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The road in front of Plant Street Market in Winter Garden was impassable after the hurricane.

Many downtown Winter Garden businesses took precautions and boarded up their windows.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Many downtown Winter Garden businesses took precautions and boarded up their windows.

A resident sends a message to Hurricane Irma.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A resident sends a message to Hurricane Irma.

A home in Hyde Park Mobile Home Park in Winter Garden lost its carport.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A home in Hyde Park Mobile Home Park in Winter Garden lost its carport.

A huge tree blocks East Miller Street in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A huge tree blocks East Miller Street in Winter Garden.

Town of Oakland employees were out early Monday morning to start cleaning up storm debris.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Town of Oakland employees were out early Monday morning to start cleaning up storm debris.

Drivers couldn't get from Winter Garden to Oakland via Plant Street following Hurricane Irma's pass through West Orange County.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Drivers couldn't get from Winter Garden to Oakland via Plant Street following Hurricane Irma's pass through West Orange County.

The power lines that supply the Oakland water treatment plant were down Monday morning, but there was no interruption of service.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The power lines that supply the Oakland water treatment plant were down Monday morning, but there was no interruption of service.

The ceiling collapsed at the Roper Bros. Citrus Scalehouse.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The ceiling collapsed at the Roper Bros. Citrus Scalehouse.

The hurricane felled this tree in Oakland's Speer Park, estimated to be 75 to 80 years old.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The hurricane felled this tree in Oakland's Speer Park, estimated to be 75 to 80 years old.

Residents were trapped when this tree uprooted on Tildenville School Road.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Residents were trapped when this tree uprooted on Tildenville School Road.

A tree went through the roof at this house at Story Road and Highland Street in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A tree went through the roof at this house at Story Road and Highland Street in Winter Garden.

The old water tank at the former Winter Garden Citrus Growers Association, on Tildenville School Road, came crashing down during the hurricane.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The old water tank at the former Winter Garden Citrus Growers Association, on Tildenville School Road, came crashing down during the hurricane.

A tree at the Landmark at Stafford Landing apartments in Ocoee split over part of the complex’s roadway.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A tree at the Landmark at Stafford Landing apartments in Ocoee split over part of the complex’s roadway.

Nelson Gonzalez, Diego Gonzalez and Luis Pacheco tried to clear some of the debris from a fallen tree outside their apartment building.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Nelson Gonzalez, Diego Gonzalez and Luis Pacheco tried to clear some of the debris from a fallen tree outside their apartment building.

A concrete sign for a shopping center at the northwest corner of Clarke and Silver Star roads in Ocoee felt Irma’s wrath.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A concrete sign for a shopping center at the northwest corner of Clarke and Silver Star roads in Ocoee felt Irma’s wrath.

Erosion at Landmark at West Place apartments — near Apopka-Vineland Road and State Road 50 — swallowed a bunch of air-conditioning units and forced evacuation of some residents.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Erosion at Landmark at West Place apartments — near Apopka-Vineland Road and State Road 50 — swallowed a bunch of air-conditioning units and forced evacuation of some residents.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Independence residents Shannon Denham, left, Jane and Paul Reynolds, Alejandro Diaz, and Christopher Lyon (not pictured) used teamwork and some powerful tools to cleared three trees blocking roadways within their community.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Independence residents Shannon Denham, left, Jane and Paul Reynolds, Alejandro Diaz, and Christopher Lyon (not pictured) used teamwork and some powerful tools to cleared three trees blocking roadways within their community.

A tree fell onto a home on Teacup Springs Court in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A tree fell onto a home on Teacup Springs Court in Winter Garden.

Residents survey the damage as they walk along Teacup Springs Court in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Residents survey the damage as they walk along Teacup Springs Court in Winter Garden.

A downed tree sprawls across the front lawn of The Ort Law Firm on Plant Street in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A downed tree sprawls across the front lawn of The Ort Law Firm on Plant Street in Winter Garden.

Wind damage took its toll on an industrial area along the 100 block of South Dillard Street in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Wind damage took its toll on an industrial area along the 100 block of South Dillard Street in Winter Garden.

A trampoline wound up in the median of Daniels Road in Winter Garden.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A trampoline wound up in the median of Daniels Road in Winter Garden.

The Citgo gas station at the northeast intersection of West Colonial Drive and 9th Street in Winter Garden sustained significant damage from the storm.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The Citgo gas station at the northeast intersection of West Colonial Drive and 9th Street in Winter Garden sustained significant damage from the storm.

A tree fell and took out a portion of this wall that backs up to Hennis Road in Winter Garden. Thankfully, there was no visible damage to the home.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

A tree fell and took out a portion of this wall that backs up to Hennis Road in Winter Garden. Thankfully, there was no visible damage to the home.

Lights fell at West Orange High School.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Lights fell at West Orange High School.

Independence residents awoke to many downed trees.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

Independence residents awoke to many downed trees.

The roadway in front of Independence Elementary was blocked by this fallen tree until residents came to clear it.

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 |

The roadway in front of Independence Elementary was blocked by this fallen tree until residents came to clear it.

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