According to Power Outages US, about 40,000 people spent the night without power in Alabama. About 86,000 people in Georgia suffered due to lack of electricity.
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The fierce storm in the southern region of America is not taking its name. At least six people died in central Alabama and another died in Georgia due to its grip. On the other hand, on Thursday, thousands of people had to face problems due to lack of electricity. In Alabama’s Autauga County, 66 kilometers northeast of Selma, at least one person was killed, said Ernie Baggett, the county’s emergency management director. six people died It has been confirmed and an estimated 40 to 50 houses have been damaged by the storm.
Emergency Services Management Director Ernie Bagett said that at least 12 people were seriously injured, who were taken to the hospital by emergency service personnel. He told that the workers are working to remove the fallen trees on Thursday evening, so that people who need help can be searched.
Millions of people lost power
Autauga County Coroner Buster Barber said late Thursday that many houses were completely damaged, which could not be found yet. The work of removing the debris is going on. According to Power Outages US, about 40,000 people spent the night without power in Alabama on Thursday. About 86,000 people in Georgia suffered due to lack of electricity.
facing severe snow storm
Let us tell you that at the end of last year 2022, America also had to face a fierce snow storm. How dangerous this storm was, it can be gauged from the fact that more than 50 people lost their lives in the whole of America. Due to the storm, life had become badly disturbed. This storm has been considered one of the most dangerous storms in America in the past century.