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Irene update: Death toll at 43; 2.85 million still without power
|Last Edited||Scott³ Aug 31, 2011 02:14pm|
|News Date||Tuesday, August 30, 2011 11:00:00 PM UTC0:0|
|Description||[Updated at 3:44 p.m. ET] A total of 2.85 million customers still are without power due to Hurricane Irene, the U.S. Department of Energy says. |
[Updated at 2:48 p.m. ET] The death toll from Hurricane Irene stands at 41 across 11 states, with officials in Florida linking a second death to the storm.
[Updated at 2:46 p.m. ET] The death toll from Hurricane Irene stands at 40 across 11 states, with the New York State Office of Emergency Management reporting two more deaths in the storm.
[Updated at 10:23 a.m. ET] A total of 3.3 million customers are still without power due to Hurricane Irene, the Department of Energy said Tuesday.
[Updated at 8:59 a.m. ET] Emergency officials report at least 38 people in 11 states have died as a result of Hurricane Irene.
North Carolina - 6
Pennsylvania - 5
Virginia - 4
New York - 6
Vermont - 3
Connecticut - 2
New Jersey - 7
Maryland - 1
Florida - 1
Massachusetts - 1
Delaware - 2
Authorities are trying to determine whether an additional death reported in New York is connected to the storm.