On Friday northeast of the United States was attacked by a strong storm, which killed five people.
As reported by CNN, in Putnam valley, new York, killing 11-year – old boy at the house where he was with his mother, collapsed tree. The woman survived but suffered serious injuries. In Virginia, as a result of falling trees killed 6-year-old child and 77-year-old woman. In the County of James city (VA), a victim of the storm was the 44-year-old man in Newport killed a man, who was about seventy years of age.
Director of emergency Services Massachusetts Kurt Schwartz, called the storm one of the strongest in recent years: the flood is accompanied by high winds, sleet and downpours.
Canceled more than 3,300 flights. The largest new York airport of a name of John Kennedy in the United States has suspended the sending and arrival of the aircraft due to weather conditions.
Well as the reception and departure of aircraft has suspended new York’s LaGuardia airport. International airport Newark liberty significantly reduced the acceptance flights.
About 900 thousand people were left without electricity, 400 thousand of them – the people of Massachusetts, which took the brunt of the disaster. On Friday in new York under the pressure of the wind collapsed about 500 trees. In Pennsylvania because of the strong wind flipped over an empty school bus, and in new York, on the Tappan Zee bridge, two trucks, according to USA.one.
Forecasters believe the storm will last until Saturday evening.