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Hurricane Florence leaves 900K without power, seven dead

CAROLINA:Hurricane Florence reportedly the strongest wind gust in to hit the east coast in 60 years, has left almost a million locals without access to electricity and has claimed seven lives.  According to the local Police, a mother and an infant were killed when a tree fell on their home. North Carolina, was hit by a 105 mph wind gust, the strongest wind in the city since 1958. Water flooding the state rose to 10 feet overnight and 150 people stuck in the flooded areas were rescued. Many areas near the adjacent…

Mass evacuations ordered as Hurricane Florence heads towards Carolina

HOLDEN BEACH, N.C: Mass evacuations were ordered along the U.S. Atlantic Coast as Hurricane Florence, a Category 4 storm and the most powerful to menace the region in nearly three decades, barreled toward the region on Tuesday. Governor Ralph Northam issued an evacuation order for about 245,000 residents in flood-prone coastal Virginia beginning at 8 a.m. local time while South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has ordered more than 1 million residents along his state’s coastline to leave starting at noon on Tuesday.…