Hurricane Matthew made landfall in western Haiti Tuesday morning after more than a day of heavy rain from the powerful storm's outer bands caused street flooding and sent many people to shelters.
Residents wade through flood waters in Leogane, Haiti, Oct. 4, 2016
Women cover their heads with pans as they walk in a light rain brought by Hurricane Matthew in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 4, 2016. Hurricane Matthew roared into the southwestern coast of Haiti, threatening a largely rural corner of the impoverished country with devastating storm conditions as it headed north toward Cuba and the eastern coast of Florida.
A bridge that collapsed in the city of Petit Goave, Haiti, Oct. 4, 2016. That prevents vehicles from accessing the southern part, the Nippes region and Southwestern region. (F. Lisne/VOA)
A Gas Station roof collapsed in the city of Miragoane in the Nippes region, Haiti, Oct. 3, 2016. (F. Lisne/VOA)