Four Deaths Linked to Hurricane Florence

Four Deaths Linked to Hurricane Florence

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In connection to Hurricane Florence, at least four people have died. Gov. Roy Cooper confirmed a person died in Lenoir County while plugging in a generator.

CBS sister station WWAY reported, “a woman died after she had a heart attack, and crews were unable to reach her due to downed trees in the road. A mother and child died in Wilmington after a tree fell on their house Friday morning. Authorities of Wilmington responded to Mercer Avenue around 9: 30 a.m.

According to WNCT, “The father was removed from the home and was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment.” The mother and child were trapped inside the house and later passed away, according to authorities!

Source: WNCT

Written By: Fantasia Harvey