Russian Information Network
Russian All News Top 10 News News Export Photo magazine All comments
 Russian News Russian News 
Politics
Society
Economics
Accidents
Nature & Health
Hi-Tech
Culture
Sport
Celebrities
World News
 


  Accidents 
8 of February, 13:36

South Louisiana was hit by the tornado
South Louisiana was devastated by a tornado, destroying homes and damaging power lines. The Governor of Louisiana John Bel Edwards has announced a state of emergency, according to the representative.

At least 3 tornado struck, one in Eastern New Orleans, the other near the town of Donaldsonville, and another in the city of Killian, said Danielle manning, a meteorologist for the National weather service.

The CBS affiliate WWL-TV in New Orleans reports that the national weather service reported that a dangerous tornado struck in New Orleans at 11:33 local time. Tornado is part of a larger system of weather, which covered Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama - more than 2.5 million people were in the path of the storm, reports CBS News.

New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu said there are initial reports of dozens of minor injuries and more serious injuries. The representative of the emergency medical services described the majority of the injured as "walking wounded" with minor cuts and scrapes. City officials say that about 10 thousand homes are without electricity and there are reports of a gas leak.

Police chief Michael Harrison urged people to stay off the roads and away from affected areas. Patrols go around the house behind the house, scouring the affected areas to verify that nobody is trapped from falling debris or other damage.

Local media showed images of some heavily damaged buildings in the Eastern part of New Orleans with power lines scattered across the road. At least seven houses were damaged, two of them completely destroyed, North-West of New Orleans, says brandi Janes, Deputy Director of emergency preparedness.

Authorities are working to clear trees from roads and clearing the way to the Red Cross to send aid to the damaged area, said Janes.

sections: Accidents, World News

143357
eng
ON THIS THEME:
PERSONS ON THIS THEME:
South Ivan Petrovich
[View all comments] [Print]
  User Comments 
[Add comment]

There are no comments for this article yet. Be first to post a comment!
[Add comment]
  Accidents 
Sort by: date rating
Employee of the black sea fleet was detained for espionageEmployee of the black sea fleet was detained for espionagePublished information about the "extreme" of radiation in the UralsPublished information about the "extreme" of radiation in the Urals
Girl 3 years old who survived a plane crash, already riding in the hospitalGirl 3 years old who survived a plane crash, already riding in the hospitalThe survivors of the accident in Mari El are in serious conditionThe survivors of the accident in Mari El are in serious condition
The girl survived the plane crash with L-410The girl survived the plane crash with L-410The defense Ministry presented the facts cover US terroristsThe defense Ministry presented the facts cover US terrorists
Six people were killed when a gas explosion in Izhevsk.Six people were killed when a gas explosion in Izhevsk.Russian police have found a customer phone calls about about "mining" of objects in Russia.Russian police have found a customer phone calls about about "mining" of objects in Russia.
NTV journalists in Syria has been severely injured.NTV journalists in Syria has been severely injured.In the Crimea, perhaps there was a diversion on a gas pipelineIn the Crimea, perhaps there was a diversion on a gas pipeline
New Jorksky the terrorist was an immigrant taxi driverNew Jorksky the terrorist was an immigrant taxi driverVladimir Putin has warned Russians about the antennas:Vladimir Putin has warned Russians about the antennas:
Found the source of the "acoustic attack" on the U.S. Embassy in CubaFound the source of the "acoustic attack" on the U.S. Embassy in CubaUS citizens do not trust their mediaUS citizens do not trust their media
The famous artist Vladimir Etush stole 28 million.The famous artist Vladimir Etush stole 28 million.The United States recognized that the terrorists used in Syria chemical weaponsThe United States recognized that the terrorists used in Syria chemical weapons
Brawler Pavlensky sent in a French madhouseBrawler Pavlensky sent in a French madhouseThe Russian made a tattoo on your faceThe Russian made a tattoo on your face
The native of Makhachkala saved four children and mother from the gas trapThe native of Makhachkala saved four children and mother from the gas trapSea port of Ukraine suffered tremendous damage from the ship with coal from USASea port of Ukraine suffered tremendous damage from the ship with coal from USA
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 >> 333
 Day headline Day headline 
Topilin said, the rise in the average pension in 2019

25 of June, 06:04

 
 News of the week News of the Week 
  • South Korea begins talks on economic projects in the DPRK
  • Topilin said, the rise in the average pension in 2019
  • Trump has called for all countries to remove trade barriers and duties
  • Residents of Idlib said about preparing provocations against Russia
  • Assad has said it will not allow the West to participate in the rebuilding of Syria
  • Erdogan received a majority of votes in the elections
  • The PKK suspended military operations against the Turkish authorities because of the elections
  • In Turkey presidential and parliamentary elections
  • "Scarlet sails" in St. Petersburg gathered tens of thousands of alumni and football fans
  • In the Parliament told what consequences the implementation of the requirements of the IMF

  •  Photos Photos 
    Britney and her boyfriend spent 48 hours shut in luxury hotel room
    First Look of Jessica Simpson`s `The Price of Beauty`
    Top 10 Expensive Cars in the World 2010
    Nudity and violence: Canadian students strip in protest, clash with police...
    Nudity and violence: Canadian students strip in protest, clash with police...
    Virtual Visiting Cards
    Tests
    Game Server


     News by regions News by regions 
    Far East region
    Volga region
    North-West region
    Siberian region
    Ural region
    Central region
    Southern region

     Subscribe Subscribe 
    Name  
    E-mail   
    Type HTML TEXT
    All sections
    Politics
    Society
    Economics
    Accidents
    Science & Technics
    Culture
    Sport
    In the World
    Top 10 today
     once per 3 hours
     once per 6 hours
     once per 12 hours
     once per 24 hours


     
     
     
    Politics Society Economics Accidents Nature & Health Hi-Tech Culture Sport Celebrities World News
      Copyright © RIN 2005-2006 * Feedback