A look at the damage from Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean - ABC News

ABC News| Sat Sep 09 14:00:35 EDT 2017
A look at the impact of Hurricane Irma on individual countries and territories in the Caribbean as of Saturday: ANGUILLA One death was reported in the British territory of Anguilla, and there was widespread property and infrastructure damage. The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency says 90 percent of government buildings and business structures were damaged as well as 90 percent of the electricity infrastructure. The airport runway has been cleared of debris. The British government was coordinating recovery efforts. ————— ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA Irma damaged or destroyed an estimated 90 percent of the structures on the island of Barbuda, home to about 1,400 people. A 2-year-old child ..

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