NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Ida has been downgrade to a tropical melancholy, however not earlier than leaving a path of destruction alongside the Gulf Coast.
The storm slammed into Louisiana as a Category 4 hurricane on Sunday and has been blamed for at the least two deaths.
Greater than 1 million houses and companies had been left with out energy, and officers say restoration could take three weeks within the hardest-hit areas.
The next organizations are working to assist these on the bottom.
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— Mutual Assist Catastrophe Reduction (@MutualAidRelief) August 31, 2021
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