The New Paper

March 11, 2021

Hawaii declares state of emergency

Hawaii Governor David Ige declared a state of emergency due to heavy rains causing flooding, landslides, and fear of dam failure. The flooding prompted temporary evacuations in at least two counties and has caused widespread property and infrastructure damage.
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