Mexico: At least 80 dead due to tropical storms, Acapulco hit hard

Posted on September 19, 2013 • Filed under: Mexico, TRAVEL, Weather/Climate

At least 80 people have died in Mexico in recent days due to the pair of tropical storms that simultaneously hit the country last weekend, according to a new casualty count released Wednesday by the government. Most of the deaths – 48 – have been in the southern state of Guerrero, which was drenched with heavy rains that caused mudslides and flooding, according to Civil Protection chief Ricardo de la Cruz. Read Article

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