Nearly 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico li...

Nearly 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Hurricane Maria

An estimated 2,975 people died in the six months after Hurricane Maria as a result of the storm, with the elderly and impoverished most affected, according to a long-awaited independent study ordered by the U.S. territory's government that was released Tuesday.

Start the conversation, or Read more at Los Angeles Times.

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Hurricane Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Trump has to rely on the 'swamp' for Hurricane ... (Aug '17) Sep '17 Sledgehammer Man 3
News Hilton Head Island inundated by massive Hurrica... (Oct '16) Oct '16 Tina 1
News Man lounges in the middle the of ocean during h... (Oct '16) Oct '16 Billy 1
News Hurricane Joaquin gains force near Bahamas, hea... (Sep '15) Sep '15 A Dunbar 1