Hurricane Maria Death Toll 70 TIMES MORE Than We Were Told

The official death toll in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria is only 64 people. With the devastation wrought last September by the powerful storm, many people questioned the veracity of that number. And it looks like they may have had good cause. A new report from the New England Journal of Medicine puts the number at 70 times more than that – they estimate that 4645 people perished due to the hurricane, and say that this is a very conservative estimate.

 

Hurricane Maria Death Toll 70 TIMES MORE Than We Were Told