10 deadliest U.S. hurricanes

POSTED: 2:30 PM Aug 25 2011   UPDATED: 10:08 AM Aug 07 2014

As two hurricanes barrel toward the Hawaiian Islands, take a look back at the 10 deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history.

Deadliest Hurricanes - Galveston
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1. Great Galveston Hurricane (1900) -- An estimated 8,000 people died in this Category 4 storm that devastated eastern Texas. So many people died that corpses were piled onto carts for burial at sea.

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