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Authorities say Florence death toll rises to 11

8 months 1 week 3 hours ago Saturday, September 15 2018 Sep 15, 2018 September 15, 2018 4:51 PM September 15, 2018 in News
Source: Associated Press
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say three more people have died in North Carolina as a result of Florence, bringing the overall death toll to 11.
  
In Raleigh, North Carolina, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has confirmed the storm-related deaths of an 81-year-old man in Wayne County who fell and struck head while packing to evacuate Friday. That agency also is reporting the deaths of a husband and wife in a house fire that same day in Cumberland County that is linked to the storm.
  
Authorities did not immediately release further details.
  

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