Hurricane Dorian Leaves 2,500 Unaccounted For In Bahamas: Official
Thursday, September 12, 2019, 8:18 AM
Some 2,500 people are unaccounted for in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian, the archipelago's National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said Wednesday. NEMA spokesman Carl Smith told reporters that some of the missing people may eventually be located. "At this point, there are approximately 2,500 individuals registered on the Bahamian government register (of missing people)," Smith said.
Dorian makes landfall near Halifax, Canada as dangerous cyclone
Sunday, September 8, 2019, 11:33 AM
Dorian made landfall in Canada on Saturday night south of Halifax with ferocious 100 mph (155 kph) winds and torrential rains, meteorologists said, toppling trees and whipping up debris. The storm churned up 65-foot (20-meter) waves which pounded the coast near the port city that is home to Canada's Atlantic fleet. More than 450,000 households were without electricity after winds knocked down power lines.
Number Of Dead From Hurricane Dorian In Bahamas Rises To 43: Authorities
Saturday, September 7, 2019, 7:45 PM
The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's devastating rampage across the Bahamas rose to 43 Friday, a number-authorities said is likely to climb "significantly," even as rescuers plucked desperate survivors from the debris. More than 260 residents of brutally damaged Abaco-Island arrived in the capital-city of Nassau after spending more than seven-hours on a government-chartered ferry, a second of which was expected to arrive overnight.