Ian strands Central Pa. residents in Florida

The Shipton family, Shannon, Charles and 12-year-old Molly, have been on vacation in Orlando, Florida, as Hurricane Ian has been blowing over “The Sunshine State.”

ORLANDO, Fla. — With the dangerous winds and heavy rains of Hurricane Ian blowing across Florida, several Central Pennsylvania residents are stuck in “The Sunshine State” as the storm disrupts countless lives and takes its toll on residents in its path.

Shannon Shipton, the owner of Dor Day’s Sub Shop in Lewisburg, is currently on vacation at Walt Disney World, with her husband, Charles, and 12-year-old daughter, Molly.

Kevin Mertz can be reached at 570-742-9671 ext. 117 or email kevin@standard-journal.com.

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