|Country or District||United States of America (the)|
|Outline||Hurricane Sandy, one of the biggest storms ever to hit the United States, lashed the densely populated East Coast on Monday, shutting down transportation, forcing evacuations in flood-prone areas.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
At least 106 US deaths have been blamed on Sandy, which struck on 29 October.
Reuters AlertNet 2012/11/02
The total killed in one of the biggest storms to hit the United States jumped to 98.
Sandy\'s toll: At least 88 in U.S.
The death toll from superstorm Sandy has risen to 43 in the United States and Canada. (*42 in the U.S. and one in Canada)
At least 33 people are known to have died in the U.S. and one in Canada. Millions are without power.
Reuters AlertNet 2012/10/30
Massive storm Sandy crashes ashore in New Jersey.More than 3 million customers already were left without power.