Hubert Minnis, the prime minister of the Bahamas, spoke about the deaths at a news conference. The Bahamas Press also reports that the first recorded death in Abaco from Hurricane Dorian was seven-year-old Lachino Mcintosh.
Five deaths confirmed by RBPF on Abaco…— Bahamas Press (@Bahamaspress) September 2, 2019
BP BREAKING| PM Minnis now confirms the RBPF has confirmed at least five deaths following the passage of Hurricane Dorian. Minister of Health DUANE SANDS told media yesterday there were no death. Now we know. pic.twitter.com/5qBo0rwwA3
He reportedly drowned after his family attempted to relocate. McIntosh’s sister is also missing.
First death recorded in Abaco following Hurrican Dorian passage on Abaco….— Bahamas Press (@Bahamaspress) September 2, 2019
BP BREAKING| The first recorded death of Hurricane Dorian is now being confirmed. Seven year-old, Lachino Mcintosh, drowned after his family attempts to relocate their home. McIntosh's sister is missing pic.twitter.com/UQ99XPlBEa