In the Us virgin Islands as a result of hurricane «Irma» four people were killed, said on Thursday, 7 September, the representative of the local authorities.
According to news Agency Reuters, suffered a lot of damage to buildings, including the hospital.
The President of the United States Donald trump in connection with hurricane declared a state of emergency on the Islands. According to him, «Irma» more devastating than «Harvey» that struck the southern States of the USA.
Trump assured the countrymen that the government of the state of Florida prepared for the arrival of a hurricane. «Irma» is raging, but we have a wonderful team of talented and brave people that are already in place and ready to help. Be careful! Take care of yourself!» – President wrote on his page on the social network Twitter.
According to forecasts, «Irma» will reach the southern coast of Florida Sunday morning, September 10.
Earlier it was reported about the eleven victims of the hurricane on the island of Saint-Martin and three in Puerto Rico.