Death toll from Hurricane Michael hits 18 but is expected to rise dramatically

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Mail Online—The death toll following deadly Hurricane Michael in the US has risen to 18 and is expected to rise further, as rescuers uncovered another body in the rubble of the Florida town of Mexico Beach.

Death Toll From Hurricane Michael Is Now at Least 18, and Expected to Keep Rising. The death toll from Hurricane Michael, an unprecedented storm which slammed into the Florida Panhandle near Mexico Beach at Category 4 strength last week, is expected to rise from the latest count of 18 across the states of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia as search-and-rescue teams scour devastated coastal communities that were still “cutoff and in the dark,” Reuters reported on Saturday morning.