Florence death toll rises to 42 as residents return to flooded homes
the Guardian -

The storm is to blame for deaths in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. Over half of those killed were in vehicles

A ninth person has died in South Carolina because of Hurricane Florence bringing the total death toll for the massive storm and its subsequent record-shattering flooding to 42 people.

The South Carolina state public safety department said in a Twitter message Thursday evening that the body of an 81-year-old man was found in a pickup truck submerged in water in Dillon...


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