Hurricane Sandy has been hammering New Jersey for days now, and Seaside Heights, where “Jersey Shore” is filmed, has really taken a beating. Floods have ravaged the borough, and Jersey residents are heartbroken:
Just saw seaside update on TV! This is crazy living there for 4 summers & seeing in such disaster! What do u mean no more boardwAlk?
— Ronnie Magro (@RealRonnieMagro) October 30, 2012
50 feet of the pier at seaside heights collapsed!!! This is so depressing! #screwyousandy
— Emily (@em_herbs) October 30, 2012
Seaside heights is a wreck, so scary
— Kerri Kapczynski (@kerrikapczynski) October 30, 2012
seeing what happened to seaside heights is devastating
— spencer (@4nn4suckz) October 30, 2012
What New Jersey's Seaside Heights Funtown Pier used to look like. pic.twitter.com/UmweM5HP
— ☀️Lauren☀️ (@chocolatlvr) October 30, 2012
Roller coaster swept out to sea (Seaside Heights, NJ) http://t.co/LITwZ1Sh
— Mike Hayes (@michaelhayes) October 30, 2012
Damn RIP seaside heights new jersey. pic.twitter.com/evyILN2n
— amanda (@__AmandaOyola) October 30, 2012
— Chris May (@chrismayphilly) October 30, 2012
— Damon (@dfibraio) October 30, 2012
The New Jersey National Guard shot this aerial footage earlier today:
For many people, the destruction of iconic Seaside Heights symbolizes the loss of a part of their lives:
— △⃒⃘nthony Najarian ⇞ (@AnthonyNajarian) October 30, 2012
I'll be reserving sleep for dreams of my summers in Seaside Heights, now destroyed.
— Lauren Neal (@TheLaurenNeal) October 30, 2012
As one of the millions who grew up spending summers at the Jersey Shore, the devastation at Seaside Heights is saddening. #Sandy
— SP Gordon (@GordonPress) October 30, 2012
Rest in peace seaside heights
— The M_O (@itstheM_O) October 30, 2012
50 years from now we can tell our grandchildren about a great place called "Seaside Heights"
— TC Weber (@TC_weber9310) October 30, 2012
— Annika (@NikkkaPlease) October 30, 2012
We extend our continued thoughts and prayers to those affected by Hurricane Sandy.