FEMA creates Hurricane Irma rumor control website

MIAMI (WSVN) - FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security have created an online rumor control page to correct or confirm Hurricane Irma news.

On Friday, FEMA tweeted that they have taken the initiative to corner rumors that may misguide those in Irma’s path, while confirming some rumors, as well.

On the Hurricane Irma Rumor Control site, there are sections updated daily, like “Pets in Shelters and Hotels” and a scam regarding inspections or contractor repairs.

For the list of rumors, click here.

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