AP: the number of victims of the storm “Harvey” in Texas has risen to 70 people
According to the Agency, the largest number of deaths recorded in Harris County.
NEW YORK, September 6. /TASS/. The number of residents of Texas who died in the aftermath of the storm “Harvey” has grown to 70 people.
This was reported Wednesday by the news Agency Associated Press.
According to him, at least 30 people were killed in Harris County which is Houston. Of all the deaths recorded in 13 districts of the state.
As stated earlier, Texas Governor Gregg Abbott, the cost of restoration work after the floods caused by “Harvey” can be up to $180 billion on Wednesday, the House of representatives of the U.S. Congress approved the allocation of funds from the Federal budget in the amount of $7,85 billion on liquidation of consequences of a storm. Funding now must be approved by the Senate.