Hurricane Sandy has killed more than 30 people in seven northeast U.S. states, the Fox News television reports. New York City was the worst hit with at least ten people reported dead, according to New York Mayor Michel Bloomberg.
The total storm-related death toll in the state of New York is 17. Three people were killed in Pennsylvania and three in New Jersey.One of the reactors at the Salem 1 nuclear power plant in New Jersey was shut down because of the storm after four of its six coolant pumps stopped working.
Source: Voice of Russia.