The first victims of the hurricane “Florence” in the US have a mother and a child
The first victims of hurricane Florence struck the coast of the U.S. state of North Carolina, were two men, says the Chronicle.info with reference for Today.
In local police reported that in Wilmington in the fall of a tree on a house, killing the mother and baby. The father received injuries and were hospitalized for medical care.
We will remind, on Friday, 14 September, hurricane Florence reached the coast of North Carolina, which led to loss of huge amount of rain and strong gusts of wind. A hurricane led to damage of houses, knocked down trees and cut power lines. In North and South Carolina was energized more than 620 thousand households.
The authorities of the States of Georgia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, and the nation’s capital of Washington, in the direction which moves the “Florence,” has introduced a state of emergency. In South and North Carolina evacuated residents of coastal areas is just over 1.5 million people. As forecasters warned the hurricane could lead to potentially catastrophic flooding. Only one North Carolina is expected to more than 1 meter of rain.