Hurricane Michael kills 11 across four U.S. states
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. state of Virginia said Friday that five people have been killed by Hurricane Michael, bringing the death toll to 11.
Four people were drowned and one firefighter was killed when responding to an emergency call, according to Virginia Department of Emergency Management.
The latest report nearly doubled the fatality number from previous tallies, which included four deaths in the state of Florida, one each in the states of Georgia and North Carolina.