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Eighteen deaths due to hurricane Michael

MEXICO BEACH/MARIANNA – The death toll from the devastating hurricane Michael is in the southeast of the US has now risen to eighteen. Of hundreds of people is still unknown where they have been reported to the authorities Saturday. Hundreds of thousands of people for the hurricane to land was evacuated, but not everyone is on time left.

Rescue workers search for possible victims in many of the heavily damaged cities such as Mexico Beach and Panama City on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida.

Rescue workers search for possible victims in many of the heavily damaged cities such as Mexico Beach and Panama City on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida. But about 100 miles inland in Marianna is the damage, according to local media greatly.

The hurricane came on Wednesday to land in the coastal town of Mexico Beach, and that is an important part of the face of the earth was wiped out. The rescuers have difficulty to do their work because they don’t have power and also the communication with them is difficult. It will still take weeks for the power supply is repaired.

The hurricane was a category four, on a scale of five. Meanwhile the storm considerably in strength decreased.

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