First death of Hurricane Zeta reported in New Orleans

Published: Oct. 28, 2020 at 10:14 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 28, 2020 at 10:16 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WAFB) - Emergency personnel in New Orleans are reporting what appears to be the first death linked to Hurricane Zeta, which made landfall Wednesday, Oct. 28 in Terrebonne Parish just 1 mph shy of being a Category 3 storm.

Emergency officials say just before 8 p.m. they responded to the 8200 block of Palm Street about an electrocution fatality.

No other details are currently available.

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