HIP-POP REPORT WITH OZMAN: 16 Known Deaths & Millions Powerless After Sandy
Superstorm Sandy smashed ashore last night, triggering floods, fires and devastation. Floods have hit homes and the New York subway system. More than 7 million customers in the Northeast are now without power. Over 15,000 flights cancelled throughout the country.
The death toll from superstorm Sandy has risen to 16 in the United States.
The deaths include five in New York, two in Maryland, two in Connecticut, three in New Jersey, two in Pennsylvania, one in West Virginia, and one from the HMS Bounty replica.
There's also been a death in Canada.
Earlier, 67 people were killed in the Caribbean, including 51 in Haiti.
That brings the overall death toll from Sandy to 84.
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