You want to make sure you prepare the best way possible before a hurricane hits. But there are some things you should and shouldn't do in a hurricane.

Read: 10 Facts You Might Not Know About Hurricanes

Here's a list of 8 things you don't want to do in a hurricane.

1. Do not go joyriding or walking outside
2. Don’t use a charcoal grill in the house or garage
3. Do not touch any downed power lines
4. Don’t go to the emergency room for minor injuries
5. Avoid wild animals after a storm
6. Do not drain an in-ground pool
7. Do not be careless burning candles
8. Do not venture into the ocean or lagoon

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