Hurricane Delta leaves two dead in Louisiana
Washington , October 12 (ANI/Sputnik): Hurricane Delta has led to the death of at least two people in the US state of Louisiana, the local health department confirmed on Sunday (local time).
"Louisiana Department of Health on Sunday verifies two deaths tied to Hurricane Delta," the health authorities said in a statement, specifying that an 86-year-old male and a 70-year-old woman died, both as a result of domestic fires.
“路易斯安那州卫生部(Louisiana Department Of Health)周日证实了两起与飓风三角洲有关的死亡事件，”卫生当局在一份声明中说，并具体说明了一名86岁的男性和一名70岁的女性死亡，这两人都是死于家庭火灾。
The 86-year-old man died in St. Martin Parish after a fire started when he was fueling a power generator in his shed.
On Sunday, around 250,000 power outages occurred across Louisiana, according to US media reports.
Hurricane Delta made landfall in Louisiana as a category 2 hurricane on Friday. It has since weakened to a post-tropical cyclone. (ANI/Sputnik)