Volusia County

Hurricane Ian: Video shows rough seas washing away part of Daytona Beach Sunglow Pier

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Over the past few days, we have gotten a clearer image of the damage in Daytona Beach.


And one Daytona Beach pier has been changed by the impact of Hurricane Ian.

Viewer Mark Bessette captured the video seen above that shows rough seas washing away part of the Daytona Beach Sunglow Pier.

Read: Volusia County coast pounded and buildings damaged by Hurricane Ian in Daytona Beach

The pier has been open since 1960 and is home to Crabby Joe’s Deck and Grill.

No official update has been made on what repairs will be made and when they will take place.

Read: Brevard County utilities ask residents to conserve water after Hurricane Ian

The wind has also been the big story in the area.

Daytona Beach residents said that although some businesses are hanging on by wires and broken glass, it’s just stuff and they will be back up and running as soon as they can.

Read: Riverdale Elementary floods after Hurricane Ian passes through Orange County

At least six businesses were hit hard by wind and rain.

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