The number of victims of hurricane “Florence” in the United States has risen to 15 people
Moscow. September 16. INTERFAX.RU — the death toll from hurricane “Florence” in South and North Carolina has risen to 15 people, reported on Sunday Agency Associated Press.
Earlier it was reported about 11 victims.
Three residents of South Carolina were killed in traffic accidents; two were poisoned by carbon monoxide after starting the generator. In North Carolina, several people were killed from electric shock, fires, and falling trees and traffic accidents.
You’re going to hear it a lot, and really, it can’t be said too much: Turn around don’t drown. pic.twitter.com/grqA9aPMhm #TurnAroundDontDrown #Florence
— Justin Michaels (@JMichaelsNews) 16 Sep 2018
Meanwhile, the authorities of North Carolina fear that in the next few days in the state may happen the most powerful flood in its history. The water level in the rivers has not ceased to rise because of torrential rains brought by the hurricane.