DENVER (CBS4) – Members of the Colorado Task Force 1 are coming back home after helping hurricane victims on the East Coast. Hurricane Florence slammed into areas like North Carolina a couple of weeks ago.

West Metro Fire Rescue tweeted about coming home on Monday.

RELATED: Colorado Task Force One Rescues The Rescuers After Hurricane Florence

They say they helped evacuate more than 570 people and checked more than 3,500 structures for damage.

(credit: CBS)

The storm caused at least 43 deaths.

The crew deployed on Sept. 11 and is expected to be back on Thursday.


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